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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites
Description:
To find and document locations that are officially listed by the respective authorities in Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Findet und dokumentiert denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz.
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[English] The aim of this category is to find and document the officially listed cultural heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

We are interested in permanent and immobile sites, some of the lists contain collections like libraries, archives, church treasuries or museum collections. These entries are excluded.

The official lists of protected heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland are available on the web sites of the respective authorities:

There is a list for each Bundesland in Austria. The lists only contain immobile objects. This sums up to about 12,000 locations on 9 lists.

Switzerland has also alist for each canton according to the priority of the objects called A and B objects. There are currently about 8,300 entries in 26 lists.

The list of Liechtenstein contains about 200 objects.

The lists of Austria and Switzerland are available as PDF documents. Some regions provide more details on the official web sites.

[Deutsch] Das Ziel dieser Kategorie ist, denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz zu finden und zu dokumentieren.

Es geht um permanente, unbewegliche Objekte. Einige der Listen enthalten auch Sammlungen, z.b. aus Bibliotheken, Archiven, Kirchenschätzen und Museen, solche Einträge gehören nicht hierher.

Die offiziellen Listen der denkmalgeschützten Objekte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz sind auf den Web Sites der jeweiligen Behörden zu finden:

In Österreich gibt es für jedes Bundesland eine eigene Liste. Die Listen enthalten nur immobile Objekte. Zurzeit sind dies etwa 12'000 Orte in 9 Listen.

In der Schweiz gibt es eine Liste für jeden Kanton (A- und B-Objekte je nach Wichtigkeit). Das ergibt etwa 8'300 Objekte in 26 Listen.

Lieschtenstein verfügt zur Zeit über etwa 200 denkmalgeschützte Objekte.

Die Listen für Österreich und die Schweiz sind als PDF-Dokumente verfügbar. z.T. gibt es detailliertere Informationen auf den Web Sites der einzelnen Bundesländer/Kantone.

Instructions for Posting a Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites Waymark:
[English] Provide the coordinates taken by you on the site.
Provide at least two daylight photos taken by yourself, for more complex sites with several buildings more pictures are appropriate.
Describe the object and its history; include as many information as you can get into the long description. Citations are allowed, but must be declared as such, including the source.
Fill out the variables as well as you can.

Naming convention for the title: Name (try to find something useful and unique for the closer area) - City, State, Country

Multilingual submissions are highly welcome but not required. Ideally we would like to see texts in English and the local predominant language (German in most areas, French or Italian in some Swiss regions).

[Deutsch] Die Koordinaten müssen selbst vor Ort erhoben werden.
Es sollten mindestens zwei verschiedene selbstgemachte Fotos des Objekts hochgelanden werden, bitte keine Nachtaufnahmen. Für komplexere Objekte mit mehreren Gebäuden sind mehr Bilder angebracht.
Beschreibt das Objekt und seine Geschichte. Je mehr Informationen, desto besser. Zitate sind erlaubt, müssen aber klar als solche gekennzeichnet und mit Quellenangaben versehen sein.
Füllt die Variablen so gut es geht aus.

Namenskonventionen für den Titel: Name (versucht etwas klares zu finden, das in der näheren Umgebung eindeutig ist) - Stadt, Bundesland oder Kanton, Land

Mehrsprachige Postings sind höchst willkommen, aber nicht notwendig. Ideal wären Englisch und die lokal vorherrschende Landessprache (meistens Deutsch, in einigen Gegenden der Schweiz Französisch und Italienisch).
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
[English] To log a visit, please post a photo of the location you took yourself. You do not have to be in the picture. Please do NOT post pictures of your GPSr! Tell us about your visit. If you cannot provide a photo your visit will still be welcome, but then tell us a bit more, please.

[Deutsch] Bitte postet ein Foto, das ihr selbst gemacht habt. Bilder von Euch selbst sind nicht erforderlich, Bilder von Eurem GPS-Gerät möchten wir gar nicht sehen. Erzählt uns etwas von eurem Besuch. Falls Ihr kein Foto habt, könnt ich trotzdem einen Besuch loggen, aber dann möchten wir bitte ein bisschen mehr Text sehen.
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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesTurmhof - Steckborn, TG, CH

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The Turmhof is a structural landmark of the Swiss municipality of Steckborn TG. The historic building directly on the Untersee houses the Museum in the Turmhof. It is considered a cultural asset of national importance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Thurgau, Switzerland

date approved: 6/17/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBundeskapelle - Brunnen, SZ, Switzerland

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A 17th century chapel in the location where the second federal oath of the Old Swiss Confederacy is said to have taken place in 1315.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Schwyz, Switzerland

date approved: 6/7/2022

last visited: never

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Altes Bürgerhaus aus dem 15 Jhdt. / Old town house from the 15th century

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 5/31/2022

last visited: never

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Sehr aufwändig gestaltete Statue des hl. Johann Nepomuk / Very elaborate statue of St. John Nepomuk

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 5/31/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesPest-/Dreifaltigkeitssäule // Plague/Holy Trinity Column - Eggenburg, Austria

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Große und denkmalgeschützte Pest-/Dreifaltigkeitssäule // Big and listed plague/holy trinity column

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 4/20/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBrunnenbecken mit Figur Erato / Fountain basin with figure Erato - Baden, Austria

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Brunnenbecken mit Figur Erato in Baden / Fountain basin with figure Erato in Baden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 4/14/2022

last visited: never

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Eindrucksvolle Dreifaltigkeitssäule auf dem Hauptplatz von Baden / Impressive Holy Trinity Column on the Hauptplatz (main square) of Baden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 4/10/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesJubiläums-Stadttheater / Jubilee City Theater - Baden, Austria

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Sehr schönes Theater in der Kurstadt Baden / Very nice theater in the spa town of Baden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 4/5/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesPfarrkirche Geburt Mariens - Reckingen, VS, Switzerland

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The Roman Cathlic parish church of Reckingen from 1745 is said to be the most imposing baroque building in the Upper Valais region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Valais, Switzerland

date approved: 3/10/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesWallfahrtskirche Maria im Hag - Meltingen, SO, Switzerland

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The Roman-Catholic church of Meltingen was a well-known pilgrimage site in late Medieval times.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Solothurn, Switzerland

date approved: 1/31/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesUniversitätsstraße 10 - Wien, Austria

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Miethaus von 1880 von Emil von Förster / Tenement house from 1880 by Emil von Förster

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 1/27/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMariensäule / Mary's Column - Lienz, Austria

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Mariensäule von 1716 auf dem Johannesplatz / Mary's Column of 1716 on the Johannesplatz (St. John's square)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 1/10/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBrigittakapelle - Wien, Austria

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Die Brigittakapelle ist das älteste Gebäude im 20. Bezirk / The Brigitta Chapel is the oldest building in the 20th district

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 1/6/2022

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMihli - Törbel, VS, Switzerland

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The last of the once five mills in Törbel, restored in 1985.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Valais, Switzerland

date approved: 11/30/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMariensäule / Marian Column - Frohnleiten, Austria

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Baroque Marian Column (Mariensäule) from 1732 on the main square (Hauptplatz) in Frohnleiten.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Steiermark, Austria

date approved: 10/7/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesDreifaltigkeitssäule / Holy Trinity column - Retz, Austria

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The Holy Trinity Column (Dreifaltigkeitssäule) from 1745 on the central square of Retz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 10/6/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHôtel de ville - Le Locle - Suisse

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Suite à un concours remporté par l'architecte Charles Gunthert de Vevey, la construction de l'Hôtel de Ville commencée en 1913, sera terminée en 1918. Le bâtiment, en pierres de calcaire du Jura, associe plusieurs styles architecturaux.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Neuchâtel, Switzerland

date approved: 9/1/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGanterbrücke - Ried-Brig, VS, Switzerland

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Ganter Bridge on the Simplon road is the second longest spanning bridge in Switzerland and was the first example of an extradosed bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Valais, Switzerland

date approved: 8/29/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesOberer Spaniöl - Chur, GR, Switzerland

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Rare detached house in the old part of Chur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Graubünden, Switzerland

date approved: 8/1/2021

last visited: 8/1/2021

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKantonales Amtshaus, Konzertsaal und Bankgebäude - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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An ensemble of three representative buildings from the 1880s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Solothurn, Switzerland

date approved: 7/31/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesEvangelische Kirche - Tschiertschen,GR, Switzerland

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Alte Kirche im Centrum von Tschiertschen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Graubünden, Switzerland

date approved: 7/29/2021

last visited: 8/3/2021

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGasthof "Zum weißen Löwen" / Inn "Zum weißen Löwen" - Wien, Austria

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Ehemaliger Gasthof "Zum weißen Löwen" / Former inn "Zum weißen Löwen" (The White Lion)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/26/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHandelshaus / Trading house Julius Meinl - Wien, Austria

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Haus der Firma Julius Meinl aus dem Jahr 1899 / Building of the company Julius Meinl from 1899

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/16/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesPfarrhaus Kirchbözberg - Bözberg, AG, Switzerland

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The late Gothic rectory next to the church in Kirchbözberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Aargau, Switzerland

date approved: 7/2/2021

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesReformierte Kirche - Bözberg, AG, Switzerland

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The Evangelical-Reformed church in Kirchbözberg has its roots in the 11th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Aargau, Switzerland

date approved: 6/22/2021

last visited: never

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