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Collegiate Church of the Holy Cross (Stiftskirche)

Stiftsstrasse 12 | Mitte, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 711 294292
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Ancient modern historical church, charming character.

A mix of Ancient modern historical church, charming character. medieval outer architecture... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
LairdandLady4
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St Helens, United Kingdom
Quite calming

Beautiful church, stunning stained glass & carved statues. Take 15 mins of your time to enjoy a... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
Veronica T
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Willunga
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Stiftsstrasse 12 | Mitte, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

A mix of Ancient modern historical church, charming character. medieval outer architecture, apparently damaged a lot in WW11 and subsequently rebuilt portion is the modern part, very contrasting and pleasant feel, beautiful stained glass.

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Reviewed June 25, 2016

Beautiful church, stunning stained glass & carved statues. Take 15 mins of your time to enjoy a little bit of heaven

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Reviewed February 28, 2016

This is a beautiful looking church that has been rebuilt to resemble a medieval church that was originally built here! Apparently one of the few historical churches.

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Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

THE COLLEGIATE CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS is one stunning looking church in an area with the best architecture in Stuttgart. I love to visit the main tourist site's of any city i visit and this area was at the very top of my list...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2015

Arguably the most beautiful church in Stuttgart. Located on the most beautiful square in Stuttgart it is one of the architectorial icons of a city that is poor of architectorial beauty. Especailly the two completely differently designed towers make it interesting. The church was havily...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is one of the few ancient and historical churches in the City of Stuttgart. At first glimpse, Tourist and visitors will be able to easily distinguish between the historical Portion of the church and the other renovated modern Portion of the church. And this...More

Thank Srivaralakshmi R
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Reviewed July 9, 2015

Collegiate Church of the Holy Cross is a very ancient church having a beautiful architecture. I enjoyed going to the church for a prayer and appreciating the church building.

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Reviewed July 6, 2015

I have visited the Stiftskirche since 1950, it's an institution located in the City to seek refuge from the hassle of daily life. A beautiful Church. There is a prayer room where you can sit in silence say your prayer remember your loved ones light...More

Thank Erfurt
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Reviewed June 16, 2015

During WW II. almost aeverythng was destroyed by bombing in Stuttgart. Also this church had to be rebuilted. The architects made a fantastic job. The old history church is lokking new, but some elements are from the original building. It is just beautiful

Thank 545medva
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Reviewed April 16, 2015

This church building suffered great damage during WW2 and was later restored/renovated which is the reason why this church is historical and equally modern. Visitors will be able to appreciate the 2 distinctive states of this Church, one being the historical one and the other...More

Thank Karthik B
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