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St. Nicholas Church

Nikolaikirchplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 24002162
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The church was the setting for the 1307 agreement uniting Berlin's two original settlements, Berlin and Cölln.
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Nikolaikirchplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 24002162
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing building, hidden in a small square. We arrived too late to go in, but entry is possible. Area around church is frozen in the past.

Thank Philip Williams W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The two spears caught my attention and we walked inside for a look. I found a guy who told me about the history of the church.

Thank taarhaug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is now a museum so we chose not to pay the entry. You can see most of it when you enter without paying the fee. The St Nicholas Quarter is delightful.

Thank sleehan
Martin S, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at St. Nicholas Church, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. For a 5€ fee you'll get an audio guide in 6 different languages. You can also discover the history of the building and the city of Berlin inside the exhibition.

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the Church as part of our 3 day museum pass (really recommend this pass!). Plenty of information in English if you get the headphones provided for free- perhaps too much to the point of it being overwhelming. Bear in mind that the majority...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Over the past two days we explored locally at Alexander Platz, including the restored St. Mary's Church, the towering TV Tower that can be seen for kilometres--no wonder Germany has great internet with a tower like that--and the excavation for an extension of the subway...More

Thank AussieSK
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a chance to visit a remmnant of old Berlin dating back to 1220. The Communists did a good job restoring it in the 1980s. The church is now a museum. The area around is near the river and has several charming micro breweries.

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

St Nicholas Church if a simple but beautiful church. It is a good place to relax and have a way through your thoughts.

Thank iclaudialeonora
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We visited the area surrounding this lovely twin spired building at night so did not manage to see inside. It is a very nice building and the surrounding area is worth a visit.

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Like a previous reviewer, we were not overenthused with Berlin. A big, sprawling industrial city with endless building work going on. Nikolaiviertel, the oldest Quarter in Berlin, was the exception, and the church, now a museum, was amazing. The interior is beautiful and the exhibits...More

Thank CarolR54
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The one thing about Berlin is that it's not a pretty city. I was really surprised by just how much of it was destroyed during the Second World War and, therefore, how modern much of the city is. This church (now museum) is an exception....More

Thank Amy B
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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