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Evangelische Stadtkirche

Marktplatz 36, 72250, Freudenstadt, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Exceptional historic church

The 400 year old church is located on one of the corners of the largest public square in Germany... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Gaetan R
Right-angled church to stop you being distracted

The church has been built with two naves at right-angles; originally the women sat in one nave and... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Peter M
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Watford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
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Marktplatz 36, 72250, Freudenstadt, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The 400 year old church is located on one of the corners of the largest public square in Germany. The church features two perpendicular naves allowing men and women - the custom in older days - to be separated, the altar being at the focal...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The church has been built with two naves at right-angles; originally the women sat in one nave and the men in the other. This ensured that everyone focused on the priest in the middle of the naves, rather than the men looking at the women...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Positioned in the corner of the marktplatz in Freudenstadt. We'll maintained and a great piece of history. The bells chime regularly too.

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very interesting town Protestant church originally built in 1601 when this center of the town was designed. Destroyed mostly in 1945 but restored. Has 11th century baptismal font. Unusual design both inside and out.

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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

It is a lovely church within the marketplace of the city. They have pictures with the history of the church. It was very interesting to learn more about it

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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Cozy church not looking like other grandeur church seen in major cities . We were in rehearssl of orchestra fantastic sound.

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Reviewed 24 October 2015

I would recommend visiting this lovely old church,I loved the old photos on display that showed it going back in history.

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Reviewed 23 July 2015

We all know instinctively that churches are designed and built either on a rectangular or a cross-shaped pattern. Except that this one isn't - it was built with 2 almost identical naves at right angles to each other, with the altar at the intersection point....More

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