Massive cross unveiled in Tyrol
The Local · 19 Sep 2014, 17:34
Published: 19 Sep 2014 17:34 GMT+02:00
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The bizarre monument is located on the summit of the Buchensteinwand in the Pillersee valley, at an altitude of 1,456 metres.
Live view from web camera of the building. Photo: Jakobskreuz
Containing several meeting and meditation rooms and five viewing platforms, the so-called Jakob's Cross lies on the Jakob's Way, a pilgrimage route across Austria.
The cost of the structure was around €1.9 million.
Architect's rendering of the cross-building in the evening. Photo: Jakobskreuz