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Kreuzkapelle

Church/Chapel · Westerwald
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  • Kreuzkapelle an der Wied
    / Kreuzkapelle an der Wied
    Photo: Touristik-Verband Wiedtal e.V.
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Built in 1694 by the then acting pastor Frederici. Residence of the founders of the Franciscan Orders, Anton Weber from Roßbach and Peter Wirth from Niederbreitbach, as well as Margarete Flesch, the later mother Rosa, founder of the Order of the Waldbreitbach Franciscan Sisters.
In 1925 the cross chapel became the property of the Hausen Franciscan Brothers and is used for church services.   

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At the end of Waldbreitbach in the direction of Hausen is the Kreuzkapelle on the banks of the Wied. Built in 1694 by the pastor Frederici. At times it served as a residence for the founders of the Franciscan Order, Anton Weber from Roßbach and Peter Wirth from Niederbreitbach, as well as Margarete Flesch, the later mother Rosa, founder of the Order of the Franciscan Sisters of Waldbreitbach.
In 1925 the cross chapel became the property of the Hausen Franciscan Brothers and is used for church services.   

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Opening hours

The chapel can be visited daily.

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Routes through this place

Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
Graded short tour/Graded circular tour
3 km
1:00 h
13 m
13 m
Other hiking tour/main hiking trail
17.8 km
6:30 h
634 m
635 m
Graded short tour/Graded circular tour
nderlands  ›
11.8 km
3:30 h
449 m
449 m
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Kreuzkapelle

Hönninger Str.2-18 
53547 Hausen
Phone (0049) 2638 9280

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Place to visit
  • 3 Routes nearby
Graded short tour/Graded circular tour · Westerwald

Ein Spaziergang durch Waldbreitbach

February 26, 2019
easy
3 km
1:00 h
13 m
13 m
by Florian Fark,   Touristik-Verband Wiedtal e.V.
Other hiking tour/main hiking trail · Westerwald

WesterwaldSteig-Erlebnisschleife "Wiedtaler Höhenpfad"

September 11, 2012
difficult
17.8 km
6:30 h
634 m
635 m
3
by Florian Fark, Touristikverband Wiedtal e.V. Michael Sterr, Wegemanager Westerwald-Steig,   Touristik-Verband Wiedtal e.V.
Graded short tour/Graded circular tour · Westerwald

nderlands

February 26, 2015
difficult
11.8 km
3:30 h
449 m
449 m
21
by Westerwald Touristik-Service,   Touristik-Verband Wiedtal e.V.
  • 3 Routes nearby