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Nice church, interesting

Interesting church to visit, very different again as others and well worth the visit if you are in... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
Brynmawr, United Kingdom
Very pleasant main square

In my memory, this is one of the most pleasant postcards of the whole trip in Germany this summer... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Vid P
Kranj, Slovenia
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Kirchhof 3, 98574 Schmalkalden, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

Interesting church to visit, very different again as others and well worth the visit if you are in town.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

In my memory, this is one of the most pleasant postcards of the whole trip in Germany this summer. The lively main square of Schmalkalden is a true gem, and, in addition, we visited it when there was a vibrant ceramics fair.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Sunday protestant mass is offered and its a nice experience to go and see where Luther started the reformation movement. The church is nice and simple. Enjoyed the visit

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Patricia D
Reviewed November 21, 2017

St. George's Church built in 1437 is one of the finest examples of late-medieval church architecture in Germany. Luther himself preached in the church in February, 1537 during the organization of the Schmalkaldic League of German Lutheran Princes, and he is said to have warmed...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

While we did go inside the church here we found a more interesting experience in climbing the spiral staircase to the church tower. Here, at one time, entire families lived in a small space keeping watch for oncoming trouble. The last family lived here in...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed August 23, 2015

The church has two asymmetrical towers, each rather unique and attractive. There is a shingled clock tower in the center of the roof. The church is built in a late Romanesque style. The exterior is clean in design and well preserved/restored. Be sure to take...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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