Pilgrimage Church of Wies: A UNESCO World Heritage Site
The Pilgrimage Church of Wies at Pfaffenwinkel (Wieskirche) is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Considered by UNESCO as "a masterpiece of human creativity and an exceptional reminder of a lost cultural tradition," the church is known for its pilgrimage of the Scourged Saviour as well as its magnificent rococo art. Intricate frescos and carvings fill the church top to bottom. From May to October, guided tours are available in several languages by appointment.