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An ancient church

An ancient church that to be fair is in need of a bit of tender loving care. It still has history... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Colin D
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West Drayton, United Kingdom
Nice church with interesting history

Nice church to visit if you are in Cesis. Interesting history. Make sure that you go uo in the... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
dracis
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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is Coated with very old Looking grey stone and this is what i call a big charm, it was really nice and this is what excited me more.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Was walking past on a warm September morning so decided to pop in and have a look. Paid 2 Euros to visit the bell tower and I didn't see another person for the whole time I was up there - I literally had the place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

An ancient church that to be fair is in need of a bit of tender loving care. It still has history though and a very interesting 30 minutes wandering around. Very pretty in places, but a little run down. Well worth the stop :-)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Colin D
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This medieval Gothic style church is worth to visit - to feel the breath and spirit of medieval history. You are lucky, if you have a chance to hear the old church organs playing. For a symbolic donation you are allowed to climb up in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Navrix
Reviewed September 18, 2018

A church nice old church that needs restoration (a bit poor inside) with an option to tour the bell tower at €2.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Nice church to visit if you are in Cesis. Interesting history. Make sure that you go uo in the tower and see the Cesis city and castle from above.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dracis
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Large grey church by the town square, rather plain both inside and out. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

... if you happen to be passing through Cesis, as I was on a tour between Riga and Tallinn. Not a whole lot to see in the church, but its simple style is typical of Reformation styles.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

There is nothing special here. Just a big old church in the center of Cēsis. The woman tries to persuade you take the tour to the tower.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank meeshho
Reviewed December 7, 2017

This is a little gem of a church with so much history. Restoration is under way. They have displays of long lost relics. Impressive!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank allsummero
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