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Sankt Marien Kirche

Am Ziegenmarkt 4, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
+49 381 4923396
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Beautiful church

One day and night in Rostock. Just me and my husbond. We went to marian church witch was a really... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Yvonne R
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Worth a visit

We were on a cruise ship and most passengers took the excursion to Berlin but we didn't. We took a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jimr20162016
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Am Ziegenmarkt 4, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One day and night in Rostock. Just me and my husbond. We went to marian church witch was a really good experiance. You can give a donation to the church if you feel like it to help restore it. We gave 1.50 euros pr. Person....More

Thank Yvonne R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a cruise ship and most passengers took the excursion to Berlin but we didn't. We took a taxi to the city and enjoyed walking around. There is a open market with lots of pottery made locally. Down the stree around the block...More

Thank jimr20162016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic place to visit. One of the only places that is left from before the war - the only church out of the 3 in Germany. If you come from the port you can have guided tours in English.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best interior of numerous similar sacral structures in this part of Germany. Don't get repelled by yet-another-kirche facade and explore the interior in detail. Especially the astrological clock.

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a beautiful 13th-century church with soaring columns, interesting statuary, beautiful stained glass windows, carved pulpit, and a magnificent organ. The highlight of the church is its 15th-century astronomical clock, the complex workings of which are really fascinating. Really, to make the most of...More

Thank Expially D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Rest your bags and coats and enjoy an hour here to capture the beauties of Rostock's largest church dating back to 1230 wit its rich furnishings to include the astronomical clock, apostle procession (1472) together with the bronze baptismal font (1290)

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This church is worth a visit if only to see the astrological clock and the gravestones with names of the deceased crossed out when they are re-used!

Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

What is especially interesting about this medieval church is the inclusion of plague altar which served as a reminder that Death is the great equalizer and that it is prudent for people to address their faith before it is too late. Also included are an...More

Thank Codiak!
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Rostock has an amazing church, St Marien Church dating back to 1230 which houses an astronomical clock built in 1472. The clock and charts were mesmerizing, as was a replica boat hanging from the ceiling.

1  Thank Jayne J
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is an interesting church to visit. Small donation on entry. Make sure you pick up the English information sheet and map. It will help you understand what you are looking at. Spend some time at the clock very fascinating. We were actually very lucky...More

1  Thank Gary W
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