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Marktkirche

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Ruined church

This is on the red line historic walk. An interesting history and quite impressive in a sad sort of... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
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Old and beautiful church

This church ⛪ is the oldest church in Hannover and p!aced in altstate. Too many symbols regarding... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Mazdak M
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

This is on the red line historic walk. An interesting history and quite impressive in a sad sort of a way.

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This church ⛪ is the oldest church in Hannover and p!aced in altstate. Too many symbols regarding to torture and inquisition are found on the opening door. Also a beautiful sculpture related to pen and rights of writing exists inside the church, Historical museum of...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is an amazing building, beautifully restored after horrendous damage during WW2. The organ pipes are in themselves a wonderful piece of modern art. There are some lovely stained glass windows, and a really stunning altarpiece.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Large, red-bricked church in the middle of the old city. Interior is very protestant looking, but quite poweful. Memorable site, a must if you're visiting old city. Take special notice how on the main tower there are David's star and pentagram below the cross, important...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

It is very popular place in Hannover so it is a must. Easy to find and it has good surrounding with old houses and pubs and restaurants.

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

We were in Hanover for 4 nights mainly to visit the Christmas Markets, one which surrounds the church... We went in the church a couple of times, the second time it was all lit up with stars.. and there was also a service happening.There was...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Definitely a must see when in Hannover. We love to tour the historic churches in every city we visit and this church did not disappoint. As other reviewers said, you don't need to be religious to visit this or in my opinion, any church in...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit! You don’t need to be religious to appreciate what went into building something of this magnitude. Absolutely amazing piece of architecture.

Thank q1964
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This Lutheran "hall church" was originally built in the 14th century and restored iin 1952 after suffering damage from WWII air raids. In contrast to many southern German Catholic cathedrals, the Marktkirche is not ornately decorated. It is, however, monumentally large and architecturally interesting. Of...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I was there for a concert.. Very interesting place to visit, specially the gallery from pencils inside

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