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The Charles' Church (Karlskirche) commemorates the plague epidemic of the year 1713. The Church was built in Baroque style between 1715 and 1737. Its huge cupola is 72 m tall and flanked by two 47 m tall columns.

Directions:
The Charles' Church is situated at the Karlsplatz; just south of St. Stephen's Cathedral. The nearest metro stop is Karlsplatz (U1, U2, U4).

Address: Karlsplatz 1, 1040 Wein
Directions: Between Treitlstraße & B1
Website: http://www.karlskirche.at/

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 18, 2006
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