Churches

Châtel-St-Denis / Les Paccots From church to chapels

A walking path takes you “from church to chapels” to discover the religious heritage of Châtel-St-Denis/ Les Paccots.

Estavayer-le-Lac The chapel of the Dominicans

Built in 1319 but undergone through numerous transformations, the restoration finished in 1975. Visit this place with high esteem...

Fribourg Church of Our Lady

This Romanesque church, built at the end of the 12th century, has a framework covered in the Louis XVI style.

Fribourg Guided tour of the cathedral vault

In the St-Nicholas cathedral vault, a lot of treasures are hidden… and as well some stories and legends to discover with its sacristan!

Fribourg St-Nicholas Cathedral

According to legend, if its 74 m tower is unfinished it is because there was no money left. A jewel of Gothic architecture, the cathedral was built between 1283 and 1490.

Fribourg The chapels

In Freiburg it has many small chapels. The most famous one is the Loretokapelle.

Fribourg The former Augustinian Monastery

The former Augustinian Monastery is an important example of 13th century mendicant-order architecture and has splendid, more recent objects of art.

Fribourg The Franciscan Church and Monastery

The Franciscan church, built in 1256, has a medieval interior of very high standing.

Fribourg The Maigrauge Church and Monastery

Cistercian abbey with church built in the 13th century. Church open to all.

Gruyères Le Calvaire (Wayside Cross)

This sixteenth century building is now an art gallery where a number of craftsmen come to exhibit their work, from Easter through to mid-October.

Jaun Cantorama

The Cantorama, or House of Song, is established in the Romanesque church of Jaun (Bellegarde in French), which dates back from the 13th century. It bears witness to the incredible richness of choral art in Fribourg.

Le Vully Môtier Church

The tower of the Church dates from the 11th century. It is built in the Romanesque style. The nave dates from the 15th century and is in the rural Gothic style.

Plaffeien Church Plaffeien

In May 1906 almost the entire village of Plaffeien was destoryed by fire. The Catholic parish church was rebuilt and inaugurated in 1910, and ist the largest neo-Romanesque church in Canton Fribourg.

Romont Collégiale Notre-Dame de l'Assomption

Stained glass of XIVth, XVth et XIXth century, Henri Broillet, Alexandre Cingria, Yoki and Sergio de Castro

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