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Church of St. Ulrich and St. Afra

Ulrichplatz 19, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 345560
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Unbelievable, absolute Baroque!

Quite unknown but... absolutely one of the most spectacular Baroque church in Germany! Huge scenic... read more

Reviewed yesterday
emden2002
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Cagliari, Italy
Well worth a visit

A bit out from the centre but it is well worth making the effort to get there The walk from the... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
John-Kaye5
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Ulrichplatz 19, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

Quite unknown but... absolutely one of the most spectacular Baroque church in Germany! Huge scenic "machinery", quite theatrical, in the three imposing painted wood altars. Late Gothic and Baroque architecture wonderfully interlaced in the interior in a neverending surprise for your eyes! In the attached,...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

A bit out from the centre but it is well worth making the effort to get there The walk from the centre along the street lined with the palaces is impressive enough and the view of church at the end of the street is stunning....More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

We visited the church without any idea what to expect and we were suprised by the Quality of the interior.

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

At the end of Maximillian strasse, a magnificent catholic church with the Lutheran church (smaller and less fancy) attached. Do not miss the collection of Russian style icons.

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

The smaller church was closed. The main church had services and in progress. A very large structure. Sorry to not be able to stroll the whole internal area. Note: we found an older structure with no roof to the south of the large church. Was...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2017

Topped by what are almost Russian style onion domes this church looks quite different from the exterior and is well worth a visit to see the three huge carved alters that rise almost to the very high ceiling.

Thank PeterAZ
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Dont miss to visiti this old and with lot of history church in Augsburg. We had the chance to visit the church during an easter mass and it was just great

Thank Dimitris V
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

Very beautiful and a lot of history. I wish I was still in Germany. There is still so much that I want to see.

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Reviewed December 16, 2016

The church sits on the high ground at the southern end of Maximilianstrasse and should be incorporated into any walking tour of Augsberg. The exterior is attractive but the interior's three ornate altars, pulpit, statuary and interesting iron railings are the real reason to visit....More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

Like all the churches in bavaria the church is in superb condition paid for by local taxes on all Christians.

Thank exeman
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