Kapelle St. Leonhard in Weiler

Kapelle St. Leonhard in Weiler

Weiler Vordereifel

At the southern entrance to the municipality of Weiler (at the corner of Großstraße and Hauptstraße) stands the small St. Leonhard Chapel, a simple building made of plastered rubble stone with a three-sided chancel.
On the north side of the original pilgrimage chapel there are two windows and on the south side one window and the round-arched portal with basal frame. The late Baroque altarpiece houses a wooden figure of St. Leonhard as a Benedictine monk in a shell niche.
mehr lesen

Share content:

At a glance

Opening hours

  • From January 1st to December 31st
    Monday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Tuesday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Wednesday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Thursday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Friday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Saturday
    00:00 - 23:59

    Sunday
    00:00 - 23:59

Place

Weiler Vordereifel

Contact

St. Leonhard Kapelle
Ecke Großstraße/Hauptstraße
56729 Weiler
Phone: (0049) 2651800995
Fax: (0049) 2651800920

Homepagewrite e-mail

Open map

Bitte akzeptieren Sie den Einsatz aller Cookies, um den Inhalt dieser Seite sehen zu können.

Alle Cookies Freigeben

Plan your journey

per Google Maps

You might also be interested in

Klosterruine mit Blick in die Landschaft, © Laura Rinneburger

Klosterruine Mädburg Kehrig

The monastery ruins "Mädburg" at Kehrig Not far from the confluence of the monastery creek that rises in Kehrig, the Elz flows around a small plateau about 20 m above the valley floor, bounded on the northwest by a rocky steep slope. Here are world-secluded between tall spruce trees and surrounded by thorny scrub, the extensive remains of a small church, which leads to the strange name Mädburg. (Source: website of the local church Kehrig http://www.kehrig-eifel.de/ )

Pfarrkirche in Weiler, © Foto: Svenja Schulze-Entrup, Quelle: Touristik-Büro Vordereifel

Pfarrkirche "St. Kastor" in Weiler

The baroque church was built in 1727 as a hall building made of plastered quarry stone. After the population in Weiler grew steadily until 1906, plans for a church expansion were drawn up by baumeister Rüppel from Bonn. The church was to be extended with basalt stones by the addition of a transept and a choir room in neo-Gothic style, along with sacristy buildings. In 1909 the "new" church could be solemnly consecrated. Particularly worth seeing is the Marienaltar, which was taken over from the "old" church.