7 Sights in Brixen - Bressanone, Italy (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Brixen - Bressanone, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 7 sights are available in Brixen - Bressanone, Italy.

Sightseeing Tours in Brixen - Bressanone

1. Burgruine Pfefferburg / Pfeffersberg 13.Jhd

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The castle ruin Pfeffersberg, also called Pfefferburg, is a castle ruin on the Pfeffersberg on the western slope of the Brixen valley kettle. The castle hill falls steeply after three sides and is protected against the mountain side in the west by a lowering with a relapse. A prehistoric settlement was found here. A treasure fact that refers to Pfeffersberg Castle indicates her old age. The foundations of the mountain fried and 3 m high, approx. 1.20 m thick walls, which come from the ring wall, which were probably installed here with the palas, are located on the hill. This ring wall is visible from afar and is wrongly considered a vineyard wall. The remains of an old fountain are located between Bergfried and Ringmauer. The entire system is strongly overgrown with scrub, so that their dimensions are difficult to recognize. The hill offers a good view of the city of Brixen and the entire valley basin.

Wikipedia: Burgruine Pfeffersberg (DE)

2. Dom - Duomo

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The Cathedral of Brixen is a cathedral in the city of Brixen, South Tyrol, Italy. It is dedicated to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and to Cassian of Imola. Since the foundation it has been the episcopal see of the Diocese of Brixen. In 1964, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bolzano-Brixen was created, and the see was moved to Bolzano. The cathedral currently has the status of minor basilica.

Wikipedia: Cathedral of Brixen (EN)

3. Kreuzgang - Chiostro

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The cloister of Brixen Cathedral is one of the most important art monuments in South Tyrol. It was built in the pre-Romanesque period and was later remodelled in Romanesque and Gothic style. Together with the adjacent buildings – including Brixen Cathedral, St. John's Chapel and Frauenkirche – the cloister represents the centre of the cathedral district. It is most famous for its Gothic frescoes.

Wikipedia: Brixner Domkreuzgang (DE)

4. Pfarrkirche St. Michael - Parrocchia San Michele

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The parish church of St. Michael is the Roman Catholic church of the parish and deanery of Bressanone in South Tyrol. It is located in a prominent location north of Brixen Cathedral at Domplatz 12. The church is dedicated to the Archangel Michael. Traditionally, it was the church of the citizens of Bressanone.

Wikipedia: Pfarrkirche St. Michael (Brixen) (DE)

5. Kapuzinerkirche St. Katharina

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Kapuzinerkirche St. Katharina

The Capuchin Church St. Katharina is a Roman Catholic Ordenkirche in the Bolzano-Brixen diocese. It is located in Runggadgasse 23 in Brixen, South Tyrol. The connected monastery is the seat of the South Tyrolean Capuchin Province, which in turn belongs to the Capuchin Province of Austria-Südtirol.

Wikipedia: Kapuzinerkirche (Brixen) (DE)

6. Kirche der Congregatio Jesu

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Kirche der Congregatio Jesu

The Roman Catholic church of the Congregatio Jesu in Bressanone is dedicated to St. Joseph. The neoclassical building is located at Altenmarktgasse 17 and was taken over in 2011 by the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol from the Order of the English Misses.

Wikipedia: Kirche der Congregatio Jesu (Brixen) (DE)

7. St. Sebastian - S. Sebastiano

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St. Sebastian - S. Sebastiano Oliver Abels (SBT) / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The church of San Sebastiano is the parish church of Sarnes (Sarns), a hamlet of Bressanone in South Tyrol. It belongs to the Denicate of Bressanone-Rodengo of the diocese of Bolzano-Bressanone and dates back to the 16th century.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Sebastiano (Bressanone) (IT)


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