Cemetery, Hallstatt, Austria

Beinhaus (Hallstatt) with Bones and Skulls

A few steps behind the Catholic church in Hallstatt, Austria, stands the 12th-century Saint Michael Chapel (Michelskapelle). There is the famous Beinhaus with its approximately six hundred rows of rows of painted skulls. Some of them were painted at the end of the 18th century, some only in the 20th century. Its bloom had the skull painting however during the 19. Century. About six hundred … Continue reading Beinhaus (Hallstatt) with Bones and Skulls