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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites
Description:
To find and document locations that are officially listed by the respective authorities in Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Findet und dokumentiert denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz.
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[English] The aim of this category is to find and document the officially listed cultural heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

We are interested in permanent and immobile sites, some of the lists contain collections like libraries, archives, church treasuries or museum collections. These entries are excluded.

The official lists of protected heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland are available on the web sites of the respective authorities:

There is a list for each Bundesland in Austria. The lists only contain immobile objects. This sums up to about 12,000 locations on 9 lists.

Switzerland has two lists for each canton according to the priority of the objects called A and B objects. There are currently about 8,300 entries in 52 lists.

The list of Liechtenstein contains about 200 objects.

The lists of Austria and Switzerland are available as PDF documents. Some regions provide more details on the official web sites.

[Deutsch] Das Ziel dieser Kategorie ist, denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz zu finden und zu dokumentieren.

Es geht um permanente, unbewegliche Objekte. Einige der Listen enthalten auch Sammlungen, z.b. aus Bibliotheken, Archiven, Kirchenschätzen und Museen, solche Einträge gehören nicht hierher.

Die offiziellen Listen der denkmalgeschützten Objekte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz sind auf den Web Sites der jeweiligen Behörden zu finden:

In Österreich gibt es für jedes Bundesland eine eigene Liste. Die Listen enthalten nur immobile Objekte. Zurzeit sind dies etwa 12'000 Orte in 9 Listen.

In der Schweiz gibt es zwei Listen für jeden Kanton (A- und B-Objekte je nach Wichtigkeit). Das ergibt etwa 8'300 Objekte in 52 Listen.

Lieschtenstein verfügt zur Zeit über etwa 200 denkmalgeschützte Objekte.

Die Listen für Österreich und die Schweiz sind als PDF-Dokumente verfügbar. z.T. gibt es detailliertere Informationen auf den Web Sites der einzelnen Bundesländer/Kantone.

Instructions for Posting a Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites Waymark:
[English] Provide the coordinates taken by you on the site.
Provide at least two daylight photos taken by yourself, for more complex sites with several buildings more pictures are appropriate.
Describe the object and its history; include as many information as you can get into the long description. Citations are allowed, but must be declared as such, including the source.
Fill out the variables as well as you can.

Naming convention for the title: Name (try to find something useful and unique for the closer area) - City, State, Country

Multilingual submissions are highly welcome but not required. Ideally we would like to see texts in English and the local predominant language (German in most areas, French or Italian in some Swiss regions).

[Deutsch] Die Koordinaten müssen selbst vor Ort erhoben werden.
Es sollten mindestens zwei verschiedene selbstgemachte Fotos des Objekts hochgelanden werden, bitte keine Nachtaufnahmen. Für komplexere Objekte mit mehreren Gebäuden sind mehr Bilder angebracht.
Beschreibt das Objekt und seine Geschichte. Je mehr Informationen, desto besser. Zitate sind erlaubt, müssen aber klar als solche gekennzeichnet und mit Quellenangaben versehen sein.
Füllt die Variablen so gut es geht aus.

Namenskonventionen für den Titel: Name (versucht etwas klares zu finden, das in der näheren Umgebung eindeutig ist) - Stadt, Bundesland oder Kanton, Land

Mehrsprachige Postings sind höchst willkommen, aber nicht notwendig. Ideal wären Englisch und die lokal vorherrschende Landessprache (meistens Deutsch, in einigen Gegenden der Schweiz Französisch und Italienisch).
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
[English] To log a visit, please post a photo of the location you took yourself. You do not have to be in the picture. Please do NOT post pictures of your GPSr! Tell us about your visit. If you cannot provide a photo your visit will still be welcome, but then tell us a bit more, please.

[Deutsch] Bitte postet ein Foto, das ihr selbst gemacht habt. Bilder von Euch selbst sind nicht erforderlich, Bilder von Eurem GPS-Gerät möchten wir gar nicht sehen. Erzählt uns etwas von eurem Besuch. Falls Ihr kein Foto habt, könnt ich trotzdem einen Besuch loggen, aber dann möchten wir bitte ein bisschen mehr Text sehen.
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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesVilla Boveri - Baden, AG, Switzerland

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Villa Boveri is a neo-baroque villa from 1897 in the south of Baden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/22/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesFountain at Bezirksgebäude - Baden, AG, Switzerland

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A fountain from 1866 with a five meters high obelisk in front of the former school of Baden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/21/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesStadtturm - Baden, AG, Switzerland

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The northern city gate of Baden from the 15th century is the only completely intact remain of the medieval city fortification.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/20/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesFluderbrunnen - Klagenfurt, Kärnten, Austria

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Built in 1859 by Domenico Venchiarutti Flunderbrunnen originally stood in front of the house "Theatre Square 3", where he was taken down in 1971 and was re-erected in 1984/85 in Schiller Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Kärnten, Austria

date approved: 4/16/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBrunnen "Der Gesang" - Klagenfurt, Kärnten, Austria

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Beautiful fountain built after a design by Kiki Kogelnik.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Kärnten, Austria

date approved: 4/16/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBahnhof Oerlikon - Zürich, Switzerland

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The railway station of Zürich Oerlikon is the eight largest in Switzerland. The main building from 1914 is a listed heritage site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/16/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesZentralbibibliothek - Zürich, Switzerland

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The Zentralbibliothek Zürich is the combined library of several institutions in Zürich. It was founded in 1914 as a result of the fusion of the libraries of the city of Zürich and the canton of Zürich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/15/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKunsthaus - Zürich, Switzerland

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The Kunsthaus Zürich is one of the most important Swiss art museums. The listed main building was designed by Karl Moser in 1910.

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location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/14/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesStüssibrunnen - Zürich, Switzerland

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This fountain from 1575 is the only fountain with a colored statue in the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/14/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesÖlbergkapelle - Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria

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Ölbergkapelle - Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 4/14/2015

last visited: 4/14/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesOpernhaus - Zürich, Switzerland

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The Zürich Opera House was built in 1891, in 2014 it was awarded Opera Company of the Year.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/6/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesVilla Rieter (Schönberg) - Zürich, Switzerland

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A park villa in the south of Zürich, since 1978 a part of Museum Rietberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/6/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesVilla Wesendonck - Zürich, Switzerland

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A 19th century mansion in a large park in the south of Zürich, since 1952 an art museum, specialized in non-European cultures.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 4/6/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesFriedhof Stadtpfarrkirche Unsere Liebe Frau Mariae Himmelfahrt Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

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Friedhof Stadtpfarrkirche Unsere Liebe Frau Mariae Himmelfahrt Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: 4/3/2015

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Stadtpfarrkirche Unsere Liebe Frau Mariae Himmelfahrt Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: 4/3/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchloss Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

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Schloss Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 4/2/2015

last visited: 4/2/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKapelle hl. Johannes Nepomuk Schloss Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

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Kapelle hl. Johannes Nepomuk Schloss Landeck - Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 4/2/2015

last visited: 4/2/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesArboretum - Zürich, Switzerland

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Arboretum at the lake shore of Zürich is a popular park and a listed National Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchweizerische Nationalbank - Zürich, Switzerland

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This is one of the two main locations of the Swiss National Bank. It is located in the center of Zürich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Switzerland

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchloss Lanegg - Brixlegg, Tyrol, Austria

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Schloss Lanegg - Brixlegg, Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 3/20/2015

last visited: 3/21/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesWolfen Bildstock - Brixlegg, Tyrol, Austria

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Wolfen Bildstock - Brixlegg, Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 3/20/2015

last visited: 3/21/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesWanner Hof - Inzing, Tyrol, Austria

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Wanner Hof - Inzing, Tyrol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 3/10/2015

last visited: 3/10/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesAmalienburg (Vienna, Austria)

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Amalienburg is named after Amalie Wilhelmine, the widow of Joseph I. However, this wing of Hofburg had already been in use for more than a century, constructed as the Viennese residence of Emperor Rudolph II in the style of the late Renaissance.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Todak

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 3/4/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBundeskanzleramt und Österr. Haus-, Hof- und Staatsarchiv (Vienna, Austria)

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Ballhausplatz 2 is the official residence of the Federal Chancellor. It was constructed in 1717-19 by the architect Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt and expanded in 1766.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Todak

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 3/4/2015

last visited: 3/26/2015

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMinoritenkirche Maria Schnee (Vienna, Austria)

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Minorites Church, formally called Italian National Church of Mary of the Snows (Italienische Nationalkirche Maria Schnee), is a church built in French Gothic style.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Todak

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 3/3/2015

last visited: 3/26/2015

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