Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", Zermatt

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A popular wedding venue, Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie" makes a nice stop on the way back to town after hiking the mountain trails. Enjoy the view of the Matterhorn from the benches in front of the church. Built in 1607 at the end of the hamlet, the small chapel was modeled after the old village church. The richly gilded Baroque altar from the early 18th century depicting the Holy Family remains the centerpiece of the chapel interior. To visit Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie" and other attractions in Zermatt, use our Zermatt vacation planner.
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  • Winkelmatten is a lovely place wuth beautiful views of the matterhirn. The chapel was quaint and welcoming exuding peace and harmony. 
    Winkelmatten is a lovely place wuth beautiful views of the matterhirn. The chapel was quaint and welcoming exuding peace and harmony.  more »
  • A very small and quiet chapel. I call in regularly on my way back into town after walking the mountain trails. It’s nice to sit and quietly contemplate before hitting the tourist drag on Main Street.....  more
    A very small and quiet chapel. I call in regularly on my way back into town after walking the mountain trails. It’s nice to sit and quietly contemplate before hitting the tourist drag on Main Street.....  more »
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  • Nice little chappel with public green around it...
  • A nice patch of earth

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