Markusfest (Festival of St. Mark)


Customs | Reichenau / Insel

Do. 25. April 2019
Markusfest (Festival of St. Mark)
Traditional island festive day: at 9 a.m., High Mass in the cathedral of SS Mary and Mark, followed by procession over the island with civic guard and traditional costumes. Ratold of Verona brought the relics of St. Mark to the Benedictine Abbey of Reichenau, which was famous at that time, in 830. They are located in the West choir of the cathedral in a valuable, silver-chased, gilded reliquary dating from the beginning of the 14th century.

 

Date/Time

Do. 25. April 2019

 

Venue

Münster St. Maria und Markus
Münsterplatz 4
74879 Reichenau / Insel

 

Organizer

Kath. Kirchengemeinde Reichenau
Münsterplatz 4
78479 Reichenau
Tel. +49 7534 / 995060
www.kg-reichenau.de

 

More info to Reichenau / Insel

Tourist-Information
Pirminstr. 145
78479 Reichenau / Insel
Tel. +49 7534 / 9207-0
FAX 9207-77
www.reichenau.de
info@reichenau-tourismus.de