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Nikolaikirche

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Nice church

A nice church in a nice setting. A good entry point when you are heading into town from the train... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Steve_Grant1
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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What a beautiful church We were luck enough to go here just before sunset and climbed up all for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gemmahJ2843NB
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

This is not an ancient church (it was built from 1830 to 1837), but it's worth a short stop if you are in the downtown Potsdam area. Its' neoclassical style is a dramatic contrast to the palaces at Sans Souci. It's especially worth a visit...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful church We were luck enough to go here just before sunset and climbed up all for the steep steps to the top, but gosh is was worth it!!! It is a beautiful building inside and out. We had to pay 5 euros...More

Thank gemmahJ2843NB
Reviewed 14 September 2018

I walked around the center of Potsdam and visited Nikolaikirche in September 2018. The dome is spectacular. I visited the church and the altar and ceiling were very beautiful. Outside there was an obelisk.

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Such a beautiful restoration. The true beauty is coming out and it is worth a visit. Please visit the other close areas too

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The area around is currently being demolished. Although this is a good thing as the buildings being pulled down are unsightly blocks, between the demolition and the scaffolding on the exterior of the church the building us not currently looking its finest. It would appear...More

Thank lI0ve2h0liday
Reviewed 4 July 2018

If you are puzzled about which of the buildings on the Alt Markt is the Nikolaikirche, look for the turquoise dome with the columns all around it. To me, this dome is a copy of the Pantheon in Rome. The door to the church is...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 5 June 2018

The square in which this edifice sits is really a site to behold. According to the tour guide, the square is renovated in the past 2 years and this sector of the city continues to become more beautiful.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

A nice church in a nice setting. A good entry point when you are heading into town from the train station.

Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The architecture is imposing making the church stand out. Good for a quick visit if you have time. There are nice places to eat nearby.

Thank TheGreatestNomad
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

It really is a very nice church and I didn’t even went inside. But already from outside you can also feel the history. Strange is that it is surrounded by buildings who have no historical interest . The school is going to be put down...More

Thank Arie1976
Reviewed 22 February 2018

nikolaikirche is on the old market square behind the landtag brandenburg and right accross the old altes rathaus .this part of the town is more new and all houses were rebuilted the last decade

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