Chapelle Saint-Léon IX

Chapelle Saint-Léon IX

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  • Christian

    The chapel inside the fortification was built in the 19th century on the foundations of the keep. A famous personality, Bruno von Egisheim, saw the light of day in this castle on 21 June 1002. This chapel was consecrated to him, since he later became Pope under the name Leo IX (1049-1054). A beautifully painted chapel, which gives an idea of ​​how churches looked in the Middle Ages. Absolutely worth seeing!

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    • August 19, 2018

  • Guni

    Smuggled town, fun to stroll through the streets

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    • July 15, 2020

  • Matto

    The chapel is built on the foundation of the castle dungeon. It is in neo-Gothic style and made in 1894.La statue of St. Leo IX stands on the facade. Inside there are relics of St. Leon.

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    • September 5, 2020

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Location: Haut-Rhin, France


  • Elevation210 m

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Chapelle Saint-Léon IX