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Cathedral, churches and cemeteries in Luxembourg-City

Cathédrales et églises Luxembourg-Ville

Luxembourg City - an icon of contemporary art

In a capital as compact as that of Luxembourg-City, it is simply amazing to find so many museums and art galleries.

Grouped under the label of "MuseumSmile", the city’s museums can be connected together like points on a city map. The route they form looks like a smile but it is not actually as long as the name suggests. Although the short distances may make it easier to visit the permanent and temporary exhibitions, it is in fact the diversity and originality of these seven cultural institutions in the shape of an arc travelling through the very ridged topography of the city that invite people to simply "go there".

The European quarter, on the Kirchberg plateau, is the contemporary counterpart of the multi-secular fortifications. Renowned architects, such as Richard Meier from New York, or Chinese-American celebrity Ieoh Ming Pei, have left their mark there. Discover a real cluster of architecture and be amazed by the unique artistic concept of the Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean (MUDAM)!

Luxembourg City, a bastion of contemporary art and an unexpected gallery for so many artists! 

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American Military Cemetary


In Hamm we are face to face with the graves of American...

Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin in Luxembourg City


The Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin was originally a Jesuit...

Congregation Church


Also called Church of the Trinity, it was built between 1739...

German Military Cemetary


In Sandweiler are buried 10,913 German soldiers who died in the...

Holy Virgin Cemetary


As early as 1775 the present cemetery was laid out outside the...

Quirinus Chapel


On its site there was originally a heathen shrine which the...

Sacré Coeur Church


Located in the Railway Station District

St John's Church


Also named Saint John on the Stone, it is mentioned as early as...

St Michael's Church


It is the oldest holy building in the city, replacing the...

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