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Wallfahrtskirche Maria Hilf

92211 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Absolutely beautiful

The church itself was amazing, with lovely murals and beautiful architecture. The view of the city... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
christopher g
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Very pleasant place to visit

It's a very nice place to visit. Not the church itself, even though it is nice inside, but the... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
sheriffCarter
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92211 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The church itself was amazing, with lovely murals and beautiful architecture. The view of the city is awesome. We visited during the fest, which had plenty of breweries to choose from. Highly recommended

Thank christopher g
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It's a very nice place to visit. Not the church itself, even though it is nice inside, but the surroundings. There is a great view from the mountain at the city, a nice restaurant, and a small sort of a park next to the church.

Thank sheriffCarter
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The church is on the hill, which is very serene and calm. The area is covered with trees and its very silent away from the town. The architecture inside is beautiful! There are two ways to reach the church - one using the road and...More

Thank Kajin88
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This church is very historic. It is wonderfully located on top of Mariahilfsberg and overlooking the town of AMBERG. There seem to be monks living in the buildings adjacent to the church and there is a week long festival taking place in the forest around...More

Thank heinzalbert
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church, spectacular views and wonderfully manicured trails through the surrounding woods. Truly lovely.

Thank L_Zoro
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful Church. They also have outdoor seating where they conduct services. The church is also located by walking, biking and/or running trails. Definitely a place that the kids and pets would love; breathtaking view of Amberg from the top of the Church stairs.

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This is a must do if you're in the Amberg city. It offers much history as the church was built during the Black Plague to offer refuge to the citizens of the city during this dark time in history.

1  Thank Linette C
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This church is a pearl from the baroque time. You cannot miss the best view and if possible the beer party that happens in June.

Thank PauloMarinho
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Should visit when you are in the medieval town of Amberg. Afterwards enjoy the scenery with a good Bavarian beer at the adjacent restaurant

1  Thank petermuelleraus
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I normally prefer Romanesque and Gothic churches to Baroque churches as the latter are too decorative. But I was impressed in Amberg. Interior of some Baroque churches are in white colour. It appealed to me with elegance. Wallfahrskirche is one of them. What makes it...More

1  Thank Meyan Y
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