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Church in Landsberg am Lech

Stadtpfarrkirche Mariä Himmelfahrt

This huge 15th-century church with its slender bell tower was built by Matthäus von Ensingen, architect of Bern Cathedral. The barrel nave is stuccoed to baroque perfection, while a cast of saints populates columns …
International in Landsberg am Lech

Weidekind

Arguably Landsberg's best eatery is in the Bürgerbahnhof, the publicly owned train station. Savour imaginative dishes, stylishly served in the 21st-century interior, all bare lamp bulbs and exposed brick walls, as y…
Church in Landsberg am Lech

Johanniskirche

If you've already seen the Wieskirche to the south, you'll instantly recognise this small baroque church as a creation by the same architect, Dominikus Zimmermann, who lived in Landsberg and even served as its mayor…
Bavarian in Landsberg am Lech

Lechgarten

Lansberg's top beer garden on the tree-shaded banks of the River Lech has 250 seats, beer from Andechs Monastery and hearty beer-garden fare. Live music summer weekends, pretty river views any time.
Church in Landsberg am Lech

Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche

Head uphill from the Schmalztor to view this beautiful baroque Jesuit church, the interior of which is a hallucination in broodily dark gilding and glorious ceiling decoration.
Cafe in Landsberg am Lech

Lechcafé

Pretty little baby-blue Literaturcafe down by the river with pleasant outdoor seating, great coffee and scrumptious cakery.
Museum in Landsberg am Lech

Neues Stadtmuseum

Housed in a former Jesuit school, Landsberg's municipal museum chronicles the area's past from prehistory to the 20th century, and displays numerous works of local art, both religious and secular in nature.