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Basilika Saarbrucken

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Pink Columns.

This church is absolutely amazing and it was meticulously clean. White and gold with pink columns... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2017
TACOB0B
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Personal favorite

This is the only Catholic church nearby. From the outside it doesn't look very different from the... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2017
ReneGA89
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Rome, Italy
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13 Oct 2017
“Pink Columns.”
2 Apr 2017
“Good concert”
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Basilika Sankt Johann Kath.- Kirch-Strasse, Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

This church is absolutely amazing and it was meticulously clean. White and gold with pink columns. Obviously they take great pride in the building. Lots of details everywhere you look. We would highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We were here for a short 40 concert. Great venue and worth a visit. Opposite Motel One which a a premier style of hotel but clean and close to town centre

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank John R
Reviewed March 18, 2017

This is the only Catholic church nearby. From the outside it doesn't look very different from the Johanneskirche, some meters apart from this, however inside is a very beautiful and amazing place to go to pray and visit.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ReneGA89
Reviewed January 20, 2017

This is an atmospheric church with incredible architecture and design. A must see whether you are catholic or not

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank tprez2017
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This church was impressive. Except for the masses you can enter and there is no fee to watch. Nice and cool inside on a hot summer day. Consider it a must see when in Saarbrücken.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

The Basilika (ennobled 1975 by Pope Paul VI.) St. Johann is the most precious catholic church in Saarbrücken. It is situated close to the St. John's market. The building was constructed according to the plans of the famous architect Friedrich Joachim Stengel in typical baroque...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank jueprivat
Reviewed April 7, 2016

When you first look at the outside structure of this church, you are unimpressed. When you go inside, your mouth drops open! Oh,my heavens! It was stunning inside! You have to consider the big picture when taking in the church. It is In a country...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Connie D
Reviewed March 24, 2016

This church is situated pretty close to the tourist center of Saarbrücken, which is called St. Johanner Markt. The decoration is barock and very nice. You can take a rest inside.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ulrich E
Reviewed August 14, 2014

it's nice yes ....in a city that has little beauty to it. city is pretty grubby by German standards but pretty typical by French standards. Trier is nicer if you want to co,bine sightseeing with standard sort of shopping experience. Won't go to Saarbrucken again

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Tobyandbunty
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