Mariazell Basilica in Styria

Mariazell Basilica in Styria, Austria

The Marian basilica located in the Styrian place of Mariazell is the most important pilgrimage destination in Austria and one of the most visited shrines in Europe. In front of the church you can see the typical stalls for pilgrimage places selling pilgrimage souvenirs (Wallfahrtswaren)


Pilgrimage church Maria Straßengel

Pilgrimage church Maria Straßengel, Austria

The pilgrimage church Maria Straßengel stands in Gratwein-Straßengel, a municipality in the Austrian state of Styria. A famous exhibit in this church is a fir root in the shape of a crucifix.