Brixen

The bishops' palace.

Brixen (Italian: Bressanone) is a town in South Tyrol. In 1027-1803 it was the centre of the Prince-Bishopric of Brixen, an ecclesiastical state within the Holy Roman Empire.

Get in

Main organ of Brixen Cathedral

30 minutes by train from Bolzano, a hour and a half from Innsbruck.

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If you happen to be in Brixen in December, don't miss the Christmas market on the square in front of the cathedral.

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