Damenstift

Archduchess Magdalena, the sister of Ferdinand II, founded this abbey in 1567-69. The church front, with its four full-length fluted pilasters, is an example of the transition from the Renaissance to the Baroque style.

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. Stiftsplatz

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Stiftsplatz
Stiftsplatz
Contrasting with the Medieval town's
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Stadtpfarrkirche
Stadtpfarrkirche
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Rathaus
Rathaus
The former town fortress is
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Burg Hasegg
Burg Hasegg
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Schloß Ambras
Schloß Ambras
Ferdinand II (1529-1595), Governor of
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Swarovski Crystal Works
Swarovski Crystal Works
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Stiftsplatz
Stiftsplatz
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Stadtpfarrkirche
Stadtpfarrkirche
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Rathaus
Rathaus
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Stadtpfarrkirche
Stadtpfarrkirche
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Rathaus
Rathaus
The former town fortress is
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Schloß Ambras
Schloß Ambras
Ferdinand II (1529-1595), Governor of
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