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Big church in a small village !

It is amazing to find such a big church in a small village like Boppard . It is a beautiful sight... read more

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Landmark of Boppard

The old medieval church of St. Severus locates in the city center of Boppard is one of the... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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This large white church, which dates back to the 13th century, dominates the small town of Boppard.
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Marktplatz, Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is amazing to find such a big church in a small village like Boppard . It is a beautiful sight when viewed from a ship on the Rhine !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank belleretraite
Reviewed December 12, 2018

The old medieval church of St. Severus locates in the city center of Boppard is one of the historical attraction in town. The alter and internal artworks are all worth viewing. The place is easily accessible by road and river as it is near to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Spent a few moments here, and feel like you have gone back beyond the Renaissance years. Still in use and worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

This is probably the best historical attraction in Boppard. The Roman walls are older but there is not a lot left of them. The church is as big as many cathedrals and has a lot of somber atmosphere from its medieval origins. It also has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Sited in the centre of Boppard, this is a stunning example of religious architecture. It really stands out in it's black and white livery. Wait for the bells, they are stunning.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

An old church dating back to the 12-13 century, on the marktplatz of Boppard . Was built over old Roman bathes and has nice frescoes . Built in Romanesque architecture.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gidons51
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The St. Severus Basilica was built in late Roman style the 12th and 13th on top of an early medieval church from the 6th century. During the later middle ages, adaptations took place and finally, the curch was restorated completely in the first decade of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This black and white church stands in centre of Boppard. The twin towers stand out in town. Inside is stunning ,the rib vaulted ceiling and lovely stained glass are lovely also the lovely painted frescos on walls and one on ceiling had the camera clicking....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lottie49
Reviewed April 24, 2018

This very narrow, high church is a lovely place to take a break and rewind. We were fortunate to hear the organist practicing for a weekly concert.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Zin3
Reviewed December 9, 2017

On Advent Saturday 2017 there was a concert in St Severus: brass quartet, woodwind trio, piano, church organ. Skilful and practised musicians, with fine instruments, in a good acoustic space, playing pieces which were on the edge of familiarity. I had the good fortune to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank norbert1999
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