St Martin's Church, Landshut
Built of rose-coloured brick in the 14-15C, the church stands out above all due to its exceptional elevation. The tower slims to an octagon and reaches a height of 130m. The exterior of the church is adorned with tombstones. The well-lit interior shows a fine unity of design. The octagonal pillars, deceptively fragile in appearance, bear the 29m-high vaults in a single thrust. See the Virgin and Child by Hans Leinberger on the altar on the south side.
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Address :Kirchgasse 22, 84028 Landshut
Apr-Oct: 7.30am-6.30pm; rest of year: 7.30am-5pm; treasury: May-Nov: 1st Sun of every month 11.30am-1pm
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