Église Sainte-Croix, Kaysersberg

The tower peeks over the rooftops

Kaysersberg’s red sandstone church, Église Sainte-Croix, is right in the middle of town. It was built between the 13th and 16th centuries. The 13th-century west portal was built in Romanesque style, with arches and semicircular rows of columns.

Exterior details

Gargoyles look out

The 15th and 16th century construction resulted in a gothic style and features sweeping archways with decorated clefs.

Stunning wooden altarpiece

The wooden 16th-century altarpiece features painted haut-relief panels of the Passion and the Resurrection.

Extravagant fountain

The fountain outside features a statue of Emperor Constantine.

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