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Catholic Church of St. Michael

Local name: Katholische Kirche St. Michael

One of the oldest churches in Vienna, whose construction was completed around 1220. It is now a cluster of many architectural styles because it was rebuilt several times.

The Romanesque-Gothic block houses a Renaissance-Baroque interior with paintings decorating the vaults. Above the temple is the polygonal Gothic belfry tower with the bell Michał from 1525.

In the church of St. Michał's organist was Józef Heydn. Mozart's funeral mass took place here, at which Requiem was first performed.

Around 4,000 are buried in the crypts near the church. people, some of whom are listed on the interior on epitaph plaques.


Attractions inside

    Catholic Church of St. Michael map
    Michaelerplatz 4-51010 Vienna , Austria