Austrian Hospice of the Holy Family

Local nameהאכסניה האוסטרית
LocationJerusalem, Israel

The Church of the Holy Family also known as the Chapel of the Holy Family, is the name given to a religious building belonging to the Catholic Church and is located in the Austrian Hospice in the Old City of Jerusalem in Israel.

The temple has its origins in the pilgrim hostel of the Catholic Church created by the Austrians founded in Jerusalem in 1853. The chapel of the complex is ceremonially consecrated by established and open to pilgrims of Latin rite by the Catholic Patriarch Giuseppe Valerga on March 19, 1863.

The liturgical organ of the chapel was built in 1910 by the Rieger organ manufacturer of Jägerndorf in the Czech Republic.

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More information and contact


Official Website

Address 37 ויה דולורוזה, 91194, Jerusalem, IL

Coordinates 31°46'49.133" N 35°13'55.725" E

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