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Jesuitenkirche

Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 240 31 33
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baroque style” (8 reviews)
“pink marble” (5 reviews)
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Bahnhofstrasse 11a, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
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+41 41 240 31 33
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was completely unprepared for the sheer opulence of this church's interior. I have visited many beautiful churches and cathedrals in Europe and elsewhere, but the Jesuitenkirche in Lucerne is on a level all its own. Extraordinary! Where many churches are somber and dark or...More

Thank PamelaK O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Jesuitekirche is a beautiful Jesuit church. We were on a group tour and were only allowed to step inside the church due to time constraints. I would love to go back and tour it.

Thank moonstone0005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church on the bank of lake lucerne. Very well maintained & ornated. Must visit in lucerne.

Thank avecdce
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing example of baroque architecture, with white marble (hope I'm right!) structure. The church interiors are absolutely beautiful in every area and in every respect. When I visited there was a nativity scene in one corner, very well set up too. Beautiful and worth...More

Thank Anfield33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church is in the center of town and very convenient to stop in for 10 min. It's beautiful and definitely worth the visit.

Thank KYtraveler79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive, it's almost difficult to tell if the church is open or not. No signage or details on time. We didn't think it was open, till we saw some people leave. Once inside, the church is stunning, with pictures, statues and illustrations. The...More

Thank stunt101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The stern exterior belies what magnificence is inside. This church is a feast for the eyes- every centimetre is an artwork! One of the most beautiful churches in the world!

Thank Bronwen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jesuitenkirche was a Catholic Church by the side of Chapel Bridge. It was still functioning. The church was of baroque architectural design and said to be the first one built in the northern region of the alps. It was nice to view the internal part...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This is an active Catholic church. It is the first baroque church built north of the alps. The Jesuit college was established in 1577 and the church from 1667-1677, although some of the exterior and even high altar were finished later. The interior is not...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We peeked in the door as service was about to start. Nice and bright - refreshing after seeing all the old dark Catholic churches in Poland in our previous travel. Surprised to find this in reformed Switzerland.

Thank Kurt D
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