St. Paul's Church

Basel, Switzerland

St. Paul's Church (Pauluskirche) was constructed between 1898 and 1901 by Karl Moser (1860–1936) and Robert Curjel and features a Neo-Romanesque architectural style. The apse is fitted with a stone pulpit that is raised behind a stone communion table. The apse also features a gallery, with a central arch behind the pulpit, in which the organ and choir are placed.

It features artwork in Art Nouveau style including relief work on the church exterior above the main entrance by sculptor Carl Burckhardt (1878–1923), mosaics on the inner front wall by Heinrich Altherr (1878–1947) and stained glass windows by Max Laeuger (1864–1952).

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Founded: 1898-1901
Category: Religious sites in Switzerland

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kate michaels (7 months ago)
Gorgeous, neo-classic church. Great concerts and services. Street parking only. Convient trams.
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Beautiful church with manicured lawns and garden
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Beautiful church with well-decorated flower gardens.
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Beautiful Church
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