Church of St. Gallus, Bregenz

Church of St. Gallus, Bregenz (must see)

The Church of St. Gallus stands on an isolated piece of high ground in Old Town Bregenz. The central portion of the building and the front sandstone porch-belfry were built around 1380 in the Gothic style. The porch-belfry is crowned by a Baroque castellated gable from the 15th century. The interior was designed in the Late Baroque and Roccoco styles in 1738 with a Baroque marble chancel, choir stalls by Mehrerau Abbey, and effigies of St. Gallus, St. Peter, St. Ulrich, St. Paul and St. Nicolas.

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Church of St. Gallus on Map

Sight Name: Church of St. Gallus
Sight Location: Bregenz, Austria (See walking tours in Bregenz)
Sight Type: Religious
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Walking Tours in Bregenz, Austria

Create Your Own Walk in Bregenz

Create Your Own Walk in Bregenz

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Bregenz Introduction Walking Tour

Bregenz Introduction Walking Tour

Bregenz, located where Austria meets Germany and Switzerland, contains many beautiful landmarks in both the historic and modern parts of the city. Discover Bregenz’s most popular attractions and learn about its history in the following orientation walk.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles
Historical Buildings in Bregenz

Historical Buildings in Bregenz

Bregenz is home to many historic buildings, several of which were built between the 13th and 16th centuries. Federal High School, the Vorarlberg Land Theater and City Hall, located near the harbor, are landmarks of the Lower Town. Take the following tour to discover Bregenz’s best historic architecture.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.5 Km or 3.4 Miles