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Magdeburger Dom

Am Dom 1, 39104 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 391 5410436
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Massive stone Evangelical-Lutheran church

Dominating the skyline, this church has massive blocked stone towers that bracket the main... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken C
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Englewood, Florida
Must visit

Must see while in Magdeburg! Wonderful architecture, enjoyed looking inside the cathedral. Glad it... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Travelloto
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Am Dom 1, 39104 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dominating the skyline, this church has massive blocked stone towers that bracket the main entrance. The nave's vault reached to half the height of these towers, with clear glass windows pouring natural light. Carved stonework graces the walls and columns, the pulpit and door lintels....More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Must see while in Magdeburg! Wonderful architecture, enjoyed looking inside the cathedral. Glad it wasn't (completely) destroyed during the war.

Thank Travelloto
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Somehow I had failed to visit Magdeburg even after die Wende. This time we made the trip, about 1.5 hours from Berlin, and we were enthralled, especially by the Dom. It is a superb example of the early Gothic style, with some very good statuary,...More

1  Thank operalover939
Reviewed 18 August 2017

It cost .50 to use the bathroom found with some difficulty. Would have really liked to see the photographs of the reconstruction progress. There is a sign along one side requesting donations for a Synagogue in Magdeburg but no place to put the money. How...More

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Take the time to approach Magedburg from from East by the Bundesstrasse 1. You will see one of the views and approaches to architecture that are what the 19th century sought to conceptualize, for many kilometers giving historical buildings the might they had in historical...More

Thank Dr_Max_Gutbrod
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The guide that took us through the cathedral made this fantastic cathedral even more memorable. Very beautiful playing such an important part in history in the area.

Thank Wion F
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Now this sort of place may not be to everyones taste, but if in Magdeburg it is worth a visit just for the views from the outside alone. I had been before some years ago but went back as I wanted to spend a little...More

1  Thank Colin D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

An interesting building simple on the inside, but its worth taking a walk around the outside as some of the adjoining structures are very pretty.

Thank hallf
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Cathedrals may not be everyone's cup of tea and I am not going to argue that the interpretation here (in English at least) matches some modern destinations. But this an impressive building with some splendid stonework and artefacts. It has history dating back 1200 years....More

Thank simono1958
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Luckily this first of the Gothic churches survived the air raids of the second world war!! This is an unmissable sight if you are anywhere near.

Thank Slightly_Wst_of_Sane
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