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Church. Gaetan (Theatinerkirche): photos, description, room)

The Church Theatinerkirche (St. Kajetan) (SV. Gaetan is a Basilica in the style of high Baroque. Elector Ferdinand Maria and his wife established the Church in gratitude for the long-awaited birth of the heir to the throne max Emanuel. After the consecration of the Church. Gaetan was transferred cetinski monks.

Construction lasted from 1663 to 1770. External decoration was made by architect Cuville and his son. The majestic façade, decorated with two stylized towers, beautiful dome 70 meters high, graceful interior decor has become an example to follow when creating many Bavarian churches. The rich interior of the Church is in Baroque style and is adorned with stucco work of Giovanni Antonio Viscardi.

Near the Church Theatinerkirche (St. Kajetan) is a Court garden, which was founded by Maximilian I in 1613-17 the principles of Italian architecture. Centre Court garden, surrounded by arcades, is the temple adorned with the figure of Diana.