Fő tér features an exquisite assembly of Gothic and Baroque architecture. Its centrepiece is the Goat Church (April–Oct Tues–Sun 10am–6pm; Nov–March 10am–4pm; 900Ft), so called because, according to legend, its construction in the thirteenth century was financed by a goatherd whose flock unearthed a cache of gold coins. The attached Chapter house (same hours & ticket), which served as a prayer house and burial chapel, is considered one of Hungary’s best examples of Gothic architecture. The Renaissance Storno House, at Fő tér 8, has a good exhibition on the colourful history of Sopron county (Tues–Sun 10am–6pm; 700Ft; T99 311 327), but its highlight is the Storno family apartment on the second floor, a superb example of nineteenth-century bourgeois living quarters (1000Ft extra).

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