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Cathedral of St. Maria (Dom St. Maria)

Hoher Weg, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 3166353
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Cathedral is a lovely place. Don't miss the cloister or seeing the Romanesque bronze doors (for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SuzyLaidlaw
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Pennsylvania
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Beautiful and very interesting cathedral

Visiting this cathedral was definitely the highlight of our trip to Augsburg. So much history, and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
BostonTraveler62
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Boston MA
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This Gothic cathedral was originally constructed in the ninth century and was refurbished in the 14th century.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gothic style” (2 reviews)
“bronze doors” (2 reviews)
“take photos” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Hoher Weg, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Innenstadt - St. Ulrich-Dom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cathedral is a lovely place. Don't miss the cloister or seeing the Romanesque bronze doors (for a separate fee.) It would be very nice if there was better documentation either online or printed about the iconography of the doors in English. Outside the building you...More

Thank SuzyLaidlaw
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Visiting this cathedral was definitely the highlight of our trip to Augsburg. So much history, and the architecture is interesting and very beautiful.

Thank BostonTraveler62
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Nothing special compare to Ulm cathedral, but worth to visit. Gothic style, started to build at XIV century.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This church has an extensive set of grounds with excavations, found artifacts and wooded park. Nice for a stroll

Thank stephenf497
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely old cathedral in the old part of town. Entrance is free & there is plenty to see in & around the building.

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This huge stone cathedral is visible from a distance as you walk along maximilianstrasse. The cavernous interior is not as ostentious as many other European cathedrals yet still impressive.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a place of worship not a museum. People can take photos but I only saw one person doing this most people were praying. In side is very peaceful and very cool even though outside was very warn in the sunshine. There are many...More

Thank SJones41
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We stumbled upon the cathedral by accident almost. My son had been wondering around town, saw it from the outside, and told me about it. He didn't know if people were allowed to enter - as it is still being used as a place of...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The Dom is an Augsburg landmark. It though is distinctly German and therefore very different to the churches you will find in other areas of the world. Well worth the time to drop in. Entry is free.

Thank Kai M
Reviewed 15 January 2017

It was fairly early on a weekday morning, it was snowing outside, so we decided to have a look in the cathedral. We had the place to ourselves, apart from a lady cleaning & a homeless guy sleeping in one of the small side chapels....More

Thank ActRegular_traveller
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