We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Church of the Jesuits (Universitatskirche)

Dr.-Ignaz-Seipel-Platz 1, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 51213350
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Church of the Jesuits

It was a wonderful church to visit. The design was intricate and one of a kind. When you are in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
fadzwillie
,
Paranaque, Philippines
via mobile
A Beautiful Church

This church is not well visited by tourists but it is worth a visit as the inside is quite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oldjack
,
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Read all 437 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
Dr.-Ignaz-Seipel-Platz 1, Vienna 1010, Austria
Old University Quarter
CONTACT
Website
+43 1 51213350
Write a Review
Reviews (437)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a wonderful church to visit. The design was intricate and one of a kind. When you are in Vienna don't miss this church.

Thank fadzwillie
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is not well visited by tourists but it is worth a visit as the inside is quite spectacula.It features a large amount of marble.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is just stunning, the roads that lead you there are charming, nice to see a different part of the city. The building is lovely from the outside and even more dramatic inside. Mostly pink and green marble making up the interior which looks...More

1  Thank Barbs25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church is situated on a side street near the large St Stevan cathedral, so maybe that's why no one was there when we visited it, but its interior is as spectacular as any I've see in Europe (and I've see a lot). It is...More

Thank JeffP2
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is a beautiful, small, baroque church in Vienna. It is a bit hidden but in a central location. The fake marble is very well done.

Thank Fardad F
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This was an accidental find - on our visit to Vienna we just tended to go into any church we stumbled upon, and were often pleasantly surprised by the interior, but this one really knocks it out of the park. We went in on a...More

1  Thank N G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The first church I walked into when I visited the city. It is abundantly clear that the people were expressing their love of their God by making an incredibly beautiful church in His honor.

Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Located in a small square, a short walk from Stephansplatz stands the unassuming exterior of the Jesuit Church. With a typical baroque façade, this church needs to be seen to be believed. Most people surely gasp when entering for the first time, the rich and...More

Thank PanzerHugo
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Jesuitenkirche, of Jesuit Church in Vienna is a beautiful baroque church often overlooked by visitors. The church was consecrated in 1627 and renovated and redecorated in the beginning of the 18th century. The church is dedicated to Saints Ignatius of Loyola and Francis Xavier. The...More

Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This free to enter church appears to be more highly decorated than the cathedral which you have to pay for. If you want to visit a church then come here

Thank peteroaktree
Nearby
Old University Quarter
North of St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna suddenly
turns small, winding and medieval, opening up to
legendary places such as the Basilisk sculpture at
Schönlaterngasse, as well as glamorous baroque
façades, courtyards and churches. Take 45 minutes for
a casual stroll through Bäckerstrasse,
Sonnenfelsgasse, Köllnerhofgasse, Grashofgasse, and
Schönlaterngasse. This quarter is packed with stories
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Buxbaum Restaurant
359 reviews
.12 km away
Gasthaus Pfudl
572 reviews
.10 km away
Beim Czaak
512 reviews
.12 km away
Cafe Englander
200 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Dominikanerkirche
108 reviews
.11 km away
Griechenkirche zur heiligen Dreifaltigkeit
93 reviews
.19 km away
Postsparkasse
81 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Louis K
What time are the masses on Sunday
13 August 2015|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines
Submit
Rob S
How would I get old Catholic Church records for 1880-1895 for Vienna? Thank You, Faith
7 May 2015|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Faith, The only thing I have to add is that over the years I've written a number of letters to various institutions in Vienna asking somewhat arcane questions, and have never failed to receive a prompt, polite, and helpful... More
0
Votes
Sorranut K
Which church is better for attending the high mass? Church of the Jesuits or St. Stephen’s Cathedral?
24 January 2015|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from dwseiple | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I can not properly answer your question. I am neither religious or Catholic. My love of these churches has everything to do with their architectural and artistic beauty and nothing with religion. I can say... More
2
Votes