Asamkirche Church

Compact 1700s church known for its lavish, baroque interior swathed in gold leaf, frescoes & stucco. St. Johann Nepomuk, better known as the Asam Church, is a Baroque church in Munich, southern Germany, built from 1733 to 1746 by the brothers, sculptor Egid Quirin Asam, and painter Cosmas Damian Asam as their private church. The late Baroque Asam Church is located on Sendlingerstraße just a few minutes’ walk away from the Sendlinger Tor (Sendling Gate). It was erected between 1733 and 1746 by the Asam brothers and bears the official name of St. Johann Nepomuk.

Originally planned as a private church for the builder, its Baroque facade is integrated into the row of houses on Sendlingerstraße. Two massive rocks arise from the base of the columns at the entrance. The luxuriously furnished interior breaks from Baroque convention with its proportional distribution.

The Asamkirche, located in Munich, is open daily from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM. This stunning example of rococo architecture. If you plan to visit, it is recommended to go in the morning when the sunlight streams through the stained-glass windows, illuminating the ornate interior beautifully.

 

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  • Saturday08:00 - 17:30
  • Sunday08:00 - 17:30
  • Monday08:00 - 17:30
  • Tuesday08:00 - 17:30
  • Wednesday08:00 - 17:30
  • Thursday08:00 - 17:30
  • Friday08:00 - 17:30
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