Eglise Saint Theodule, Gruyeres

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Eglise Saint Theodule is located in Gruyeres. Plan your visit to Eglise Saint Theodule and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Gruyeres road trip website.
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  • As churches go this is a 'model' one. Perfect in every way. Everything about it is to be admired, from the altar at the far end to the organ above the door. Colourful, warm, friendly, it has that...  more »
  • At least you don't have to pay to see the church. It's a little church but cosy. Walking by there is no reason why not to enter and to have a good look.  more »
  • The church and its surrounding is my most favourite part of Gruyeres village. It is calm and far from tourists. Also the view is beautiful. We spent quite sometime walking around, sitting, and...  more »
  • Beautiful views and location. It looks like a fairytale picture!
  • The First Church of Saint-Théodule of Gruyères was raised thanks to Count Rodolfo III in 1254 to be parish of the place and neighboring villages. The Gothic building was completely destroyed by a fire in 1679 and, again, in 1856. The Reconstruction began immediately, consagrándose the current temple in 1860. It Is, therefore, a contemporary work in which stands out its solid belfry.
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  • Small church with an imposing backdrop.
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  • There is usually a cemetery next to the cathedral.
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  • The Church is beautiful. Which was built not could have done it in a better place. If you are going to spend the day at Gruyères or not you are devout an obligatory visit. I imagine that in autumn times it must be even more wonderful.
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