RS seis am schlern pfarrkirche hl kreuz
RS seis am schlern pfarrkirche hl kreuz

Siusi allo Sciliar Parish Church

When the old Mary Help of Christians Church became too small, the new Siusi Parish Church was built in the middle of the 1930s.

The new Parish Church of Siusi allo Sciliar (Seis am Schlern) was built in 1937 on the Piazza Oswald-von-Wolkenstein square, planned by the architects M. Amonn and A. Fingerle. It is an aisleless church with an apse and a steeple, the five bells were manufactured in the famous Grassmayr bell foundry in Innsbruck. In 1950, after the turmoil of WWII, the church was consecrated to the Holy Cross.

Worth mentioning are above all the four small windows in the apse which depict the Sacraments of Penance, Confirmation, Ordination and the Anointing of the Sick, as well as the baptismal font made of copper sheet by the South Tyrolean artist Martin Rainer (1923-2012). Opposite of it, in a niche, stands Our Lady of Sorrows, a sculpture dating back to the 17th century. The four large round-arched windows show the Sermon on the Mount and the sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist and Marriage.

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Opening times

  • Mon 20 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Tue 21 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 22 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 23 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 24 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 25 Sep 08:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 26 Sep 08:00 - 18:00

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General opening hours

  • Mon 08:00 - 18:00
  • Tue 08:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 08:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 08:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 08:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 08:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 08:00 - 18:00

Admission

freely accessible

More information

Church service (in German language) on Saturday at 6 pm and on Sunday at 8.30 am.

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