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Erfurter Domberg

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Address: 99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
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+49 361 5769620

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A Lovely Place

We were not able to go inside the Dom when we visited, but such a magnificent building set alongside the Cathedral at the stop of the square. Beautiful buildings with fantastic... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ben H
Ipswich, Australia
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Ipswich, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were not able to go inside the Dom when we visited, but such a magnificent building set alongside the Cathedral at the stop of the square. Beautiful buildings with fantastic architecture that really complement each other.

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

This well-preserved city demonstrates a pride of all the medieval jewels that remain in this city. These imposing churches are things to behold! This one really has a commanding presence at the west end of all the pedestrian streets.

Thank 5gordons
Jupiter, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

up on the hill, once you climb up the staircase which has wide steps, you will see two Catholic Churches On the left is St. Marien Dom and on the right St. Severi Kirche, both Churches are plain but have character and are worth visiting,

Thank Erfurt
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This dominant building is well worth a visit. The interior is in turns bright and glorious and dark and somber. There are beautiful elements, and you can find a moment of peace.

Thank Claire B
Bensheim, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I think you should have been there, just to know how it is, but I don't like churches that much. The dom is more impressive with it's stained glass windows and the font. I also thought the two statues of women that are attached to the wall near the font are also nice. But I thought the fact that the... More 

Thank mel070199
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Some amazing architecture and stained glass windows. This is the more elaborate of the two churches, separated by only 10 meters or so! Both are well worth visiting, if only to compare their differences.

Thank David F
Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova
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Reviewed 17 May 2015

This is one of the most impressive cathedrals I have ever seen. It is situated higher and the stairs you have to climb make it look even more imposant.

Thank Irina T
Sawston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 November 2014

The whole Domberg area is fascinating to explore, both for its own features and for the views over the town, the Domplatz, and the citadel. Both churches are worth visiting, although if time is limited the Dom has much more of interest. If you're religious or have a strong interest in Christian art then allow longer for your visit. If... More 

Thank George H
Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

This hill above Erfurt's Domplatz has two churches: the cathedral and St. Severins. Both are Roman Catholic but were built for different purposes, the latter appears to have originally been attached to a convent. The nice part about these churches is that they were spared the destruction in WW II for the most part (some roof damage to the catherdal),... More 

Thank kgilbert78
Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 18 February 2014

The Domberg is unique in its exterior, sitting as it is on a steep but low hill. There is a cathedral with an attached triangular portal, and next to it a large church. The steps leading upward to the plateau narrow from the base to the top and are often used in outdoor theater and concerts. The cathedral and church... More 

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