According to legend, if its 74 m tower is unfinished it is because there was no money left. A jewel of Gothic architecture, the cathedral was built between 1283 and 1490.
This Romanesque church, built at the end of the 12th century, has a framework covered in the Louis XVI style.
The Franciscan church, built in 1256, has a medieval interior of very high standing.
The former Augustinian Monastery is an important example of 13th century mendicant-order architecture and has splendid, more recent objects of art.
L'église du Collège St. Michel est un édifice imposant construit en style gothique tardif de 1606 à 1613.
The Capuchins came in 1608, during the catholic Reformation, to Fribourg and the builder Abraham Cotti erected (1613-1617) the monastery
The Capuchin Nuns came from Lucerne in 1621 to Fribourg, where they heritated a fortune to their establishment in the convent.
The small church, built in 1653-1654 by Hans-Franz Reyff, is most remarkable for 17th-cen. Swiss architectue in its unusual mixture of Gothic and Mannerist style.
In Freiburg it has many small chapels. The most famous one is the Loretokapelle.
Cistercian abbey with church built in the 13th century. Church open to all.
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