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Elisabethkirche

Jakobspl. 7, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 224830
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Is this really a church?

Is this really a church? From the outside it looks like a government building or a Masonic Hall... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Travelingjohn123
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Peterlee, United Kingdom
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Very unique exterior for a church!

If you look at this structure you may mistake it for something other than a church. It is... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Crvan
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dome” (7 reviews)
“apostles” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Jakobspl. 7, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Altstadt - St. Lorenz
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+49 911 224830
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Is this really a church? From the outside it looks like a government building or a Masonic Hall. Classical architecture which disguises the true building and its usage. The church is very small in snide and almost circular in shape, with the pews arranged in...More

Thank Travelingjohn123
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you look at this structure you may mistake it for something other than a church. It is definitely a different look for a church on the outside - nothing super special - but the interior makes up for it. The church is beautiful on...More

Thank Crvan
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This church looks more like a government building than a place of worship and inside the area to sit is very compact and centralized. It has a modern feel though it is decorated with more medieval/renaissance art. The statues of the 12 apostles in the...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Interesting church but not one of the most beautiful in Nuremberg.Anyway,somehow different from the other churches in town,with its round dome.Across the street is another beautiful church,Jakobskirche.

Thank zuv
Reviewed 5 December 2016

An interesting church but not as beautiful as many in Nuremberg. Very imposing exterior with interesting domed ceiling.

Thank s00
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Very relaxing place. Yes, the details and design all beautiful. What struck us most is the calmness, and how the place relaxed us.

Thank bahrawia
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

As I have said before. Churches gets full points always. You just can not rate this kind of hard work of architect and purpose of this building. This church is with open door, but iron gates are stopping to go in.

Thank SteinbergSigne
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Really worth the visit. Interesting architecture and the area is easy to acess, once it is in the altstadt. In july, the wine fest happens in front of this church.

Thank Isabela L
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Built in the classical sense of three rooms with the center an impressive dome with statues of the 12 apostles. Not being overrun with tourists it serves as a great place of quiet lending itself for a moment of reflection and meditation. Should definitely be...More

Thank GeorgeO1
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I go there when I really need some quiet time in the city center - to fill up my empty batteries and want to have silence. Go there in the first row just beneath the dome and meditate. Usually not so many people go in...More

Thank TheresaGM
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