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A Lutheran Church in the middle of a Catholic area. The Priest in charge, Deacon Hayo Buesing and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
John P
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Not your average church

It was struck by the simpliicty of decor in this church yet it is very beautiful and serene. None... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Ottawa, Canada
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Schulgasse, 97877 Wertheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

A Lutheran Church in the middle of a Catholic area. The Priest in charge, Deacon Hayo Buesing and his congregation are most welcoming. Look out for the rich architecture and the Lutheran artifacts.

Thank John P
Reviewed 28 May 2018

It was struck by the simpliicty of decor in this church yet it is very beautiful and serene. None of the roccoco here!!

Thank CharlesSeems
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This towering late-Gothic collegiate church is now a Protestant municipal parish church. The exterior looks rather ordinary, but when you enter the flat-ceilinged interior of the church with its neo-Gothic empores and chancellery (1846/47), you are surprised by the unique accumulation of works of art...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very plain exterior but inside it is truly magnificent, from the ceiling to the font, pulpit and Organ it is a place of beauty, situated in the market square it is vey easy to find and well worth a visit.

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This Protestant Collegiate church in Wertheim, dating from 1383-84 would have course been Catholic prior to the Reformation. It has been Protestant since 1522. It is light and relatively spacious with a high gothic ceiling and surrounding galleries. The large organ case is absolutely magnificent...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 29 October 2016

It's very easy to find and visit. It is unique in its design and quite interesting. Do pass up the opportunity to visit if you're in Wertheim.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This church in the vicinity of the Christmas Market was so quiet and tranquil after the hustle and bustle outside. It is beautiful inside with the usual paintings and statues, most of which are of local dignities. The organ seems large for the size of...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 9 August 2013

Gothic styling originally from the 1300's. Not as ornate as other churches, but nonetheless very beautiful. Clock tower has two clock faces one facing town, and the other facing Wertheim Castle, so the castle would always no what time it was.

Thank Hiker1942
Reviewed 8 November 2012

The interesting exterior drew us to this church. It has been either Lutheran or Catholic in the past, depending upon the views of the town leaders. Currently it is a Protestant church. The altar area does not have the usual Biblical figures and pictures. Rather,...More

Thank GoWithGrace
Reviewed 18 August 2012

In this external rather ornamented but interior rather bare church one can notice he "Wertheimer Madonna" from 1325 (entrance holy Spirit Chapel) traditionally proposed as a loving mother. The prayer room still contains frescoes of the altar Mensa and "three Holy maidens" from its construction...More

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