Visit in Linz

Best Places to Visit in Linz

Best Places to Visit in Linz: Schlossmuseum Linz, St. Martin’s Church, Ars Electronica Center, Lentos Art Museum, The New Cathedral.

1. Schlossmuseum Linz

Overlooking the Danube, the imposing Linz Castle (Linz Schloss) has dominated the city for centuries.

2. St. Martin’s Church

Just below Linz Castle, in Römerstrasse, stands quaint little St. Martin’s Church (Martinskirche), the oldest church in Austria to be preserved in its original form.

3. Ars Electronica Center

The excellent Ars Electronica Center – also referred to as the Museum of the Future – was founded in 1996 and moved to its present ultra-modern location on the Danube in 2009.

4. Lentos Art Museum

Another of Linz’s ultra-modern museums on the banks of the Danube, the Lentos Art Museum opened its doors in 2003 as the successor to the New Gallery and has since become one of the most important art galleries in Austria.

5. The New Cathedral

The splendid New Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Neuer Dom) is a three-aisled, Neo-Gothic pillared basilica of yellow sandstone with an ambulatory surrounded by a ring of chapels.