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Mariendom Linz

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Neighbourhood: Altstadtviertel
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Address: Herrenstrasse 26, Linz 4020, Austria
Phone Number: +43 732 946100
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French high Gothic style cathedral well worth you time

This is a Roman Catholic cathedral in a French high Gothic style. It is called "The New Cathedral" (German: Neuer Dom), also known as the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a Roman Catholic cathedral in a French high Gothic style. It is called "The New Cathedral" (German: Neuer Dom), also known as the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (German: Mariä-Empfängnis-Dom). This religious place seats 20,000, it is the largest (130 meters / 430 ft long), but not the highest church (only 135 m / 443 ft )in Austria, it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This church is very nice windows design. I really love the art in all windows. Entrance is for free so it was good to visit. It is the biggest church in Linz and located in the middle of the city.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The cathedral was impressive although it was not an over-the-top baroque one. The stained glass windows were particularly impressive. Unusual in that they weren't all Biblical scenes but rather scenes depicting the history of Linz.

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This church is absolutely stunning, a must see in Linz! definitely worth a visit, it is simply breathtaking.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is an amazing church in Linz. Neo-Gothic in style, this church is simply huge, adorned with gorgeous stained glass windows, side altars and an amazing gold-laden crucifix hanging above the main altar in the cathedral. I've visited this amazing structure twice in the past year, as my limited travels take me through Linz, and have been impressed both times.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

This neogothic church was made by the same architect that finished the cathedral in Cologne. The stained glasses are superb

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Leonding, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Quite a few people know that Mariendom is just a few meters less high than Stefansdom in Vienna. Due to the sunny weather a stained-glass windows give an amazing light. From time to time in front of the Mariendom there are some installations or concerts. There's a parking exactly nearby.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Large it most certainly is, and very striking from the outside. was lucky to be in Linz during their fabulous U19 festival which gave me the opportunity to witness a live digital dance performance inside the cathedral at 11pm. stunning! worth seeing. lovely architecture.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were only in Linz for one day and for most of that we were on a shore excursion to the Czech Republic. All we had time for was a stroll through the main part of the town and we wandered into this cathedral. So glad we did. It was absolutely stunning - you really felt how big God is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

When you've seen umpteen cathedrals throughout Europe it's difficult to be impressed. This one is noted for its sheer size, massive columns on the interior and some interesting stained glass windows. We happened upon an English mass being presented and were surprised at how casual the service was and the attendance by what looked like multinational congregants.

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