New Cathedral in Linz
New Cathedral in Linz (original title Neuer Dom) is the largest in area, as well as the number of parishioners of the Cathedral of Austria. It should be noted that this amazing cathedral was consecrated in the early twentieth century. In the room of the Cathedral can simultaneously be about twenty thousand people. Presented cathedral built in the Gothic Revival style.
It should be noted that the New Cathedral in Linz has six chapels that are decorated beautiful stone statues and marble altars. This grand cathedral like a Christian cross in its planning. One can easily say that the grand architectural complex - Neuer Dom is indescribable in words.
This Austrian cathedral occupies an area of five thousand square meters. Its main tower has a height of about one hundred and thirty-five feet. Specifically, the new church was built in about 60 years. Its construction began in the sixties about the nineteenth century. The construction of the cathedral took place at the expense of the Catholic Church, as well as through the city. Previously had the name Cathedral - the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception or Mariendom.
Above the building famous architect - Shtats Vincent, author of an amazing cathedral in Cologne. New Cathedral in Linz is reaching into the sky line towers, large arched windows, which are embellished with lace, as well as in-depth portals within the church. The interior of the temple of light golden glow, with a shimmering characteristic of Gothic gloom.
It should be noted that in this unique stained glass cathedral about two thousand, many of which pose a long history of the city of Linz (many victories of the war, as well as events related to the Catholic history). Even in the new cathedral has a magnificent organ, which attracts during the Christmas holidays a lot of Catholics and tourists.