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High pressure remains stationary and we can thus look forward to another marvellous day! There will be plenty of sunshine with just harmless cumulus clouds.

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today

afternoon
11°C/52°F
70% Fineweather
1700mm
Frostborder

Monday

Monday
11°C/52°F
60% Fineweather
1600mm
Frostborder

Tuesday

Tuesday
10°C/50°F
80% Fineweather
1500mm
Frostborder

Forecast

High pressure remains stationary and we can thus look forward to another marvellous day! There will be plenty of sunshine with just harmless cumulus clouds.

Tendency

For Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday no significant changes are expected. We will see a bright mixture of sunshine and clouds.

Need help? Contact us!

Innsbruck Tourism


Mon - Fri: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Hotel- and group reservations


Mon - Fri: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Tourist info


Mo - Fr: 9.00 am - 3.00 pm

Churches and monasteries

 > Pilgrimage Church of St Peter's and Paul

Pilgrimage Church of St Peter's and Paul

Wallfahrtskirche Götzens
Kirchplatz, 6091  Götzens
+43 5234 / 32 229
(+43)

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Pilgrimage Church of St Peter and St Paul in Götzens

This parish church is one of the most beautiful Rococo churches in the southern German-speaking regions and dates back to the years 1772–1775. The church interior is full of impressive décor in the form of painted frescos and stucco work, some of which is gold plated. The church gives the illusion of depth and is a prime example of the theatre architecture of the Baroque style, with all five altars visible the moment you enter the building. Both the church and its cemetery are protected monuments.

The priest and martyr Otto Neururer worked at the church between 1932 and 1938. He was also buried at the church after being imprisoned and executed at Buchenwald Concentration Camp in 1940. In 2015, a relief panel was installed in front of the church to commemorate his work. The church's "Peace Bell" was also named after him.

The church is not only a place of pilgrimage in religious terms but also for music fans: it is used as a venue for concerts practically year round and impresses both visitors and musicians with its extraordinary acoustics.

Other special highlights well worth a visit include:
The nativity scene, from the beginning of December to the beginning of February (Candlemas)
The Passion crib with more than 250 figurines, from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday
The Easter grave, from Maundy Thursday to Easter Monday
 


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