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Sankt Marien Kirche

Am Ziegenmarkt 4, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
+49 381 4923396
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Belíssima Igreja gótica, um clássico do gênero. Merece demais a visita.

Em nosso citytour por Rostock, o ponto alto foi a visita a esta belíssima igreja gótica. Eis o que... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
PauloGHSamy
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Amazing Astronomical Clock

Located in St. Mary's Church is the Medieval Clock and just under it (1 of 2 left in the world) the... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Delbe M
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Am Ziegenmarkt 4, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Em nosso citytour por Rostock, o ponto alto foi a visita a esta belíssima igreja gótica. Eis o que diz o wikipedia: "St. Mary's Church, on Ziegenmarkt, is a large Brick Gothic church. Built in the 13th century, it was enlarged and modified at the...More

Thank PauloGHSamy
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Located in St. Mary's Church is the Medieval Clock and just under it (1 of 2 left in the world) the Astronomical Clock. Built in 1472 it is a mind stretching feat of engineering. The apostles go around hourly with Judas being last and being...More

1  Thank Delbe M
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a nice church with free street parking nearby. The top reason to visit is most definitely the astronomical clock located on the far end of the building. We visited on our own, but we were fortunate to be able to listen in on...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Visited Rostock from a cruise ship. Found this church and decided to look inside. It is very impressive. Not the usual ornate, gold, carvings or paintings, but very beautiful in its own way. Really high ceilings, very large alter, and the Astronomical clock is something...More

Thank khclark
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

One day and night in Rostock. Just me and my husbond. We went to marian church witch was a really good experiance. You can give a donation to the church if you feel like it to help restore it. We gave 1.50 euros pr. Person....More

Thank Yvonne R
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was one of the best churches that I have seen for a while. The floor was fascinating with the very old tomb stones with some dating back to the 17 th century. The best part of the church was the fabulous astronomical clock which...More

Thank olie293
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were on a cruise ship and most passengers took the excursion to Berlin but we didn't. We took a taxi to the city and enjoyed walking around. There is a open market with lots of pottery made locally. Down the stree around the block...More

Thank jimr20162016
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place to visit. One of the only places that is left from before the war - the only church out of the 3 in Germany. If you come from the port you can have guided tours in English.

Thank Ian B
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The best interior of numerous similar sacral structures in this part of Germany. Don't get repelled by yet-another-kirche facade and explore the interior in detail. Especially the astrological clock.

Thank sir_meeshoo
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Rostock was hit hard in World War II and this beautiful Gothic church was the only one to survive almost unscathed. One of the big attractions is its famous astronomical clock, built in 1472 by Hans Daringer. At the top is a series of doors...More

Thank Carol S
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