Church of St. Martin/Pfarrkirche St. Martin, Biersdorf

Church of St. Martin, Biersdorf

It is strange to enter a religious temple and meet these almost cartoon figures inside.

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This is the Church of St. Martin in the settlement with a name full of suggestion – Biersdorf. No, it doesn’t derive from the German word for beer – ‘das Bier’, because it was first mentioned as Bersdorf.

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The church was built in 1908 and has Neo-Romanesque furnishings. But the mural paintings…

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…they date from 1927 and are work of art by a Munich artist named Nicolaus Krämer.

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