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Der Dom St. Petri zu Bautzen

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Meditate in the Church of Tolerance

Must see in Bautzen, church shared by two Christian denominations (Catholic and Protestant... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Haaroon
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Prague, Czech Republic
Cathedral of St. Peter

St. Peter's Cathedral is an interdenominational church. It is among the oldest and largest... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Jim H
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Chisinau, Moldova
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Must see in Bautzen, church shared by two Christian denominations (Catholic and Protestant). Beautiful gothic structure with interesting interior, located on a pieceful square in the very center of the city. Excellent place for meditation or relax during the day.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

St. Peter's Cathedral is an interdenominational church. It is among the oldest and largest Simultaneum churches in Germany. Located in the heart of the city's "Old Town", the church and the square is a major tourist attraction. The church is well-maintained and a must-see.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Besides the uniqueness of a church being shared by two Christian faiths, the Dom St. Petri is lovely inside. Sundays, visitors can view the interior after noon, following the Lutheran service (unless special awards/recognitions run late). Clear glass windows nearer the entrance yield to stained...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 10, 2017

I have visited this place several times when visited Lausitz (Lužice). This church serve long time to both catholics and protestants. Its devided to the two parts with 2 altars.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

Nice and well maintained Gothic church which is used for Catholic and Protestant services, features two impressive organs. Check the opening hours!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 6, 2017

This beautiful church in the centre of Bautzen is worshipped in by Lutherans and Catholics alike. They each have an alter at either end of the church. Lovely to see.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed May 10, 2016

We wanted to see the inside of the Der Dom St. Petri zu Bautzen, but it was closed for renovations. As we passed the church, we noticed a door that was wide open. Inside it welcomed us to go up the bell tower. Even though...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed March 28, 2016

St. Peter's is one of 35 German Simultaneum churches, buildings in which at least two religious denominations hold religious services. Roman Catholic and Lutherans services have been held jointly in this church since 1530, making it one of the oldest such shared buildings in Germany....More

Date of experience: September 2015
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