12 Sights in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria.

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1. Eboardmuseum

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Founded in 1987 by the musician, mathematics teacher and engineer Gert Prix, the Eboardmuseum is a collection of electronic keyboard instruments. Very quickly it outgrew the original venue. In 2007 the collection was moved into a hall at the fair area in the centre of Klagenfurt am Wörthersee in Austria and is now considered to be the largest museum of its kind worldwide. In 2010 the Eboardmuseum was honored with the Austrian "Museumsguetesiegel" seal of quality. At the invitation of Google, the Eboardmuseum has been participating in the Music, Makers & Machines project as part of Google Arts & Culture since March 2021. As part of this project, it presents a small selection of its exhibits, accompanied by video examples.

Wikipedia: Eboardmuseum (EN)

2. Schloss Maria Loretto

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Schloss Maria Loretto Helge Bauer, info@helgebauer.at / CC-BY-SA-3.0

Maria Loreto Castle is located on the eastern bay of Lake Wörthersee on the Maria Loreto Peninsula, next to the Lendkanal confluence in the downtown area of Wörthersee Klagenfurt. The castle has been owned by the Orsini-Rosenberg family since its completion and was acquired by the city of Klagenfurt in late 2002. The building and park were renovated in 2007 and opened to the public. A private company currently operates an activity center on the grounds of the castle.

Wikipedia: Schloss Maria-Loretto (DE)

3. Kreuzbergl

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Kreuzbergl User Eixi on de.wikipedia / Public domain

Kreuzbergl is the "home mountain" of Klagenfurt on Lake Wörthersee. Although Kreuzbergl is 517 meters above sea level. A. Although there is only a relatively small elevation, near the northwest corner of the city center, the entire mountain range between Kreuzbergl and Hallegger Teichen is commonly referred to as "Kreuzbergl", which includes Kalvarienberg (588 m) and Falkenberg (671 m).

Wikipedia: Kreuzbergl (DE)

4. Gustav Mahler Komponierhäuschen

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The composing hut of Gustav Mahler, German: Gustav Mahler-Komponierhäuschen, is a little museum and memorial in Maiernigg, near Maria Wörth in Carinthia, Austria. It is dedicated to the classical composer Gustav Mahler (1860–1911). In this hut he retreated from 1900 to 1907 in order to compose music. Since 7 July 1986 a permanent exhibition can be seen here.

Wikipedia: Composing hut of Gustav Mahler (Wörthersee) (EN)

5. Marienkirche

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Roman Catholic Marienkirche, at Klagenfurt in Wörthersee, Benedictine Square, was enshrined in 1624 as part of a Franciscan monastery built at the same time and later cared for by Benedictines. Named after them, the adjacent square is known as Benediktinerplatz and the church was formerly known as Benediktinerkirche.

Wikipedia: Marienkirche (Klagenfurt am Wörthersee) (DE)

6. Domkirche

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Klagenfurt Cathedral is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Gurk-Klagenfurt and also the main parish church of Klagenfurt. It was built by Protestants and dedicated to the Holy Trinity in 1581, and was the largest Protestant church in Austria at that time.

Wikipedia: Klagenfurt Cathedral (EN)

7. Schloss Freyenthurn

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Freyenthurn Castle is located in the western part of the city of Klagenfurt, on the southern slope of Mount Falkenberg, and can be seen from a distance above the eastern bay of Lake Wörthersee. To the west are the town's vineyards.

Wikipedia: Schloss Freyenthurn (DE)

8. Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten

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Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten JJ55 / Public domain

The Carinthia Museum of Modern Art (MMKK) is a museum in the heart of Klagenfurt, inside the so-called Klagenfurt Castle. The exhibition covers an area of about 1000 square meters, displaying modern and contemporary art.

Wikipedia: Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten (DE)

9. Stadttheater

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Stadttheater Klagenfurt is the municipal theatre in Klagenfurt, the capital of Carinthia in Austria. Its present house was designed by the Viennese architecture office Fellner & Helmer, and completed in 1910.

Wikipedia: Stadttheater Klagenfurt (EN)

10. Kreuzberglkirche

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Kreuzberglkirche is Kalvarienbergkirche of Kreuzbergl, Klagenfurt, Germany. The church is the rector of the Parish Church of St Egid, and forms an axis of urban development with the Parish Church of St Egid.

Wikipedia: Kreuzberglkirche (DE)

11. Heiligengeistkirche

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Heiligengeistkirche JJ55, mit Shift_N nachgearbeitet / CC BY-SA 3.0

Heiligengeistkirche, located in am Wörthersee, Klagenfurt, is an affiliate church of the Roman Catholic diocese of Saint Egid. It is located in Heiligengeistplatz on the western edge of the city center.

Wikipedia: Heiligengeistkirche (Klagenfurt am Wörthersee) (DE)

12. Schloss Zigguln

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Zigguln Castle was first mentioned in 1547 and was built in the first half of the 17th century. Kreuzbergl, northwest of downtown Klagenfurt, is a 19th century castle on the shores of Lake Wörthersee.

Wikipedia: Zigguln (DE)

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