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Beautiful church

Gorgeous little church with a stunning interior. Unfortunately there is a limited area to walk... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
kimbermay
Nice Baroque church

I only walked past this church and didn't go inside. But from outside it is lovely. It is located... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Irina Z
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16 Aug 2018
“Beautiful church”
2 Jul 2018
“Nice Baroque church”
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Gorgeous little church with a stunning interior. Unfortunately there is a limited area to walk round in inside meaning exploring in detail is not an option, which is the reason I gave 4* and not 5*. Incredibly peaceful, very glad we took the time to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

I only walked past this church and didn't go inside. But from outside it is lovely. It is located in a quest street close to the Hauptbahnhof and it very beautiful in the evening. Nice pink colour, elegant architecture.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Irina Z
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This enormous church - painted pink on the exterior - with a huge tower which can be seen from the railway station entrance is close to the station and cathedral A mix of baroque and gothic it’s also the home of the Italian Catholic Community...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Stayed at the Hilton and saw people going in and out of a VERY non-descript building. Asked at desk and they mentioned an Advent Concert. So, Saturday night, on way back for a rest, decided to stop in and take a peak. Outside - meh...Inside,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My twin brother Stephen and I were on an eight day holiday in Cologne,Dusseldorf and Bonn were we planned to visit the many Kölsch brewpubs to be found in this part of Germany and of course the wonderful Christmas Markets and while exploring these cities...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

I don't think we've ever seen such a strange combination of styles in a church. Enjoy spotting Renaissance, Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and more influences mashed together in a truly unique experience.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

It is very easy to walk right past this church, however you can go inside and view it from the back of the main area. I would recommend this as a quick stop, it isn't very much of a walk from the main central area....More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Patrick J
Reviewed 24 September 2015

St. Maria Himmelfahrt is also known as the Church of the Assumption and is the largest church in Cologne after the Cathedral. The church was built for the Jesuits in the late 1600’s and is Cologne’s first significant Baroque church. However, St Maria’s combines Romanesque...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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