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Quaint 19th century model of a german church

We were greeted by a lady who had spent 60 years in swakopmund, and had a wonderful and interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

One of the buildings of Swakoppmund. Don t skip it. Easy to find, quick visit to feel the ambiance... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Brussels, Belgium
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2 May 2018
“Quaint 19th century model of a german church”
16 Nov 2017
Swakopmund, Namibia
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were greeted by a lady who had spent 60 years in swakopmund, and had a wonderful and interesting acount of life in this old german colony.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

One of the buildings of Swakoppmund. Don t skip it. Easy to find, quick visit to feel the ambiance of this town...not cultural...

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The church looks great, but it's open just one or two hours a day. It has pretty active comunity and many activities.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We enjoy the family services, especially the new 'Müsli&Message' service. A fun way to start into Sunday :o)

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

If in Swakopmund do walk up to the church, it's lovely inside and a refuge from the glaring sun. A very helpful guard chatted to us outside and helped my friend down from the rocks.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Lonsdale6
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This grande dame of colonial charm proudly graces the skyline of Swakopmund .The lovely baroque style elegant Lutheran church dates back to 1911 and is not overly adorned, but simple and powerful in its simplicity and beauty.. The recently restored stained glass windows and beautiful...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank GeorgKnoke
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Popped in to this lovely church which is a very elegant building dating to around 1911. Inside is light and elegant and not over adorned like some in Italy etc. Chatted briefly to older man and his daughter who were mind in the building -...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JanandDavid
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The buildings in this town is so beautiful and neat, there is so much character in all of the old streets with the beautiful houses and buildings.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 18 February 2016

A site well worth to visit by architecture lovers. It rumoured to be the second oldest building in Swakopmund. Made some aerial photos during late afternoon, flying around the church, when colours are just beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

A beautiful old church in a fine architectural style in keeping with the rest of the town, and a fine example of elegant design. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2016
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