The Cathedral of Gurk is an impressive edifice with beautiful Romanesque architecture and Gothic frescoes. It contains the tomb of the beloved St. Hemma, an 11th-century Austrian noblewomen who devoted her later life to God and the poor.

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Go Historic ID
319114
Names
Gurk Cathedral
Location
Dates
12th C

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Gurk Cathedral - Austria