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Petersburg Portal

Konstantinplatz, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Worth a look !

After visiting the Constantine Basilika , we took the direction of the Cathedral and noticed this... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
belleretraite
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Montreal, Canada
Solitary remains

This rather ugly gate is only worth a glance because, together with the Red Tower, it is all that... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Trainbleu
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Brussels
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Konstantinplatz, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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"saint peter"
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"administrative building"
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"sculptor"
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"constantine"
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"von"
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"basilica"
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"palace"
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

After visiting the Constantine Basilika , we took the direction of the Cathedral and noticed this '' different '' gate and walked toward it to see it in details . We learned that it beared the name of Saint-Peter with no relation to the city...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

This rather ugly gate is only worth a glance because, together with the Red Tower, it is all that remains of the so-called ‘lower palace’ (‘Niederschloss’ in German) of the Prince-electors and Archbishops of Trier. The rest of the palace (‘Hochschloss’) is still standing next...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Seen near the Basilka Constantin this landmark may not be noticed but to me it is equally interesting. The Portal itself marks the seclusion of an important place.

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The portal is in the wall, starting from Constantine-Platz to the Basilica of Constantine and standing along the street curving to the right. The red Roter turm is nearby. However, in comparison with the tower the portal looks advantageous. It's nice sample of sculpture of...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Beautiful architecture. Interesting point to visit at the Historical Center. Near by the Basilica of Constantine

1  Thank Ramses_Tasca
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

Buildingwork of the Petersburg portal started in the twenties of the 17th century and was only completed simultanious with the West Wing when elector Philipp Christoph von Sötern returned from his imprisonment. In the accounts of 1646-1648 sculptor Hans Rupprecht Hoffmann the younger is stated...More

2  Thank vakantiejozef
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