Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Steyr, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 0.8 km
Ascend 20 m
Descend 37 m

Explore Steyr in Austria with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Steyr

Sight 1: Werndl-Denkmal

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Werndl-Denkmal Foto: Christoph Waghubinger (Lewenstein) / Denkmal: Viktor Tilgner / CC BY-SA 3.0 at

The Werndl Monument in Steyr (Enrica-von-Handel-Mazzetti-Promenade) is the work of the Austrian sculptor Viktor Tilgner from 1894. It depicts the industrialist Josef Werndl in the midst of his workers.

Wikipedia: Werndl-Denkmal (DE)

137 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 2: Anton Bruckner-Denkmal (Steyr)

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Anton Bruckner-Denkmal (Steyr) Foto: Christoph Waghubinger (Lewenstein) / Denkmal: Victor Tilgner und Friedrich (Fritz) Zerritsch / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Bruckner monument in Steyr was unveiled in 1898, making it the oldest monument to the composer. It was designed by Fritz Zerritsch the Elder, who used a bust of Bruckner by Viktor Tilgner. It is located on Bruckner-Platz near the parish church and is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Bruckner-Denkmal (Steyr) (DE)

100 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Stadtpfarrkirche Hl. Ägydius und Kolomann

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Stadtpfarrkirche Hl. Ägydius und Kolomann Christoph Waghubinger (Lewenstein) / CC BY-SA 3.0 at

The Roman Catholic parish church of Steyr is consecrated to St. Aegidius and the Holy Koloman. It was built in Gothic style in the 15th century and is the most important sacral building of the city of Steyr (Upper Austria).

Wikipedia: Stadtpfarrkirche Steyr (DE)

282 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Marienkirche

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Marienkirche Christoph Waghubinger (Lewenstein) / CC BY-SA 3.0

St. Mary's Church is located on the town square, opposite the Pfarrberg on the town hall side.

Wikipedia: Marienkirche (Steyr) (DE)

231 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: Neutor

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Neutor Christoph Waghubinger (Lewenstein) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Neutor is one of three surviving Steyr city gates and is located at the entrance to the Grünmarkt, in the direction of the town square. The Renaissance building was built after 1572 by Jakob Marconi.

Wikipedia: Neutor (Steyr) (DE)


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