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Church museum in Ernen

Museum · Goms · 1,191 m
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The parish church of St.Georg was built by the famous Prismell master builder Ulrich Ruffener under Bishop Matthäus Schiner of Mühlebach. The magnificent Baroque high altar dates back to 1758-61.

Opening hours

The church museum can be visited during a village tour. In July, August and October there is a guided tour of the village every Tuesday at 16.00h followed by an aperitif. These visits are free of charge for guests with a residence permit and members of the Binntal Nature Park.


Free with the guest card from the Tourist office of the Binntal Nature Park. and members of the Binntal Nature Park. For the other participants: CHF 5.00.
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Update: December 03, 2020

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Ernen, Dorfplatz


2'654'249E 1'138'844N
46.398766, 8.144014
46°23'55.6"N 8°08'38.5"E
32T 434196 5138710
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Church museum in Ernen

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