Category:Augustinerkirche Zürich

Deutsch: Die christkatholische Augustinerkirche ist eine ursprünglich gotische Klosterkirche, die um 1270 nahe der westlichen Stadtmauer von Zürich erbaut wurde. Sie befindet sich im Lindenhof Quartier am Münzplatz nahe der Bahnhofstrasse.
English: Augustinerkirche was once one of the then five main churches of the medieval town of Zürich, Switzerland, besides Fraumünster, Grossmünster, Predigern and St. Peter. First built around 1270 AD as a Romanesque church of the then Augustinian abbey, it was abolished around 1524, reconstructed in 1870 by Ferdinand Haller, and in the late 1950s the the orginal construction was rebuilt. In the present days, the building is one of the three medieval churches situated in the Lindenhof district of the city of Zürich, and is the parish church of the Christian Catholic Church of Switzerland.
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