Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #1 in Klagenfurt, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 1.1 km
Ascend 15 m
Descend 13 m

Experience Klagenfurt in Austria in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in KlagenfurtIndividual Sights in Klagenfurt

Sight 1: Heiligengeistkirche

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HeiligengeistkircheJJ55, mit Shift_N nachgearbeitet / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Church of the Holy Spirit in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee is a branch church belonging to the Roman Catholic parish of St. Egid. It is located on Heiligengeistplatz on the western edge of the city centre.

Wikipedia: Heiligengeistkirche (Klagenfurt am Wörthersee) (DE)

233 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 2: Lindwurmbrunnen

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The 16th-century Lindwurmbrunnen fountain on Neuer Platz in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee represents the landmark and its heraldic animal, a lindworm.

Wikipedia: Lindwurmbrunnen (Klagenfurt) (DE)

221 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Marienkirche

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The Roman Catholic St. Mary's Church in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee on Benediktinerplatz was consecrated in 1624 and belongs to the Franciscan monastery built at the same time, which was later looked after by the Benedictines. After them, the adjacent square is called Benediktinerplatz, the church formerly Benediktinerkirche.

Wikipedia: Marienkirche (Klagenfurt am Wörthersee) (DE)

281 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: 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)

405 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 5: Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten

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Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten

The Museum of Modern Art Carinthia (MMKK) is a museum in the city center of Klagenfurt, which is located on the premises of the former Carinthian State Gallery in the so -called Klagenfurt castle. It shows modern and contemporary art on an exhibition area of ​​around 1000 square meters.

Wikipedia: Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten (DE), Website


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