Stadt Lahr, Kirche St. Peter und Paul

St. Peter and St. Paul

The church was the first Catholic church to be built in Lahr following the Reformation. It was built with a two-tower façade between 1844 and 1849 by the architect Jacob Julius Greiff.

It was restored to its current condition between 1984 and 1992.

Das Bild zeigt die beiden hohen Türme der Kirche St. Peter und Paul vor strahlend blauem Himmel. Die Perspektive von unten nach oben lässt sie noch höher und imposanter wirken.
Quelle: Stadt Lahr

Of the original interior,  the altarpiece by Amalie Bensinger of Düsseldorf, the wood figures of St. Peter and St. Paul flanking the altar by Heinrich Greiff, the organ front by Konrad Albiez of Waldshut, and the pillar capitals remain.

The frescos on the sanctuary arch are by Carl Philipp Schilling of Freiburg. The other frescos are by Victor Sieferle and date from the year 1889.