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Stiftsbasilika St. Peter und Alexander

Stiftsgasse 5, 63739 Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Very interesting church with long history

The collegiate church was a part of a collegiate foundation dating back to the Duke Liudolf of... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Ralf K
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Wurzburg, Germany
ldest church in Aschaffenburg

built in 965, a must see of how this has bee kept up. beautiful grounds, nice restoration on some... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Ed S
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6 May 2018
“Very interesting church with long history”
8 Nov 2017
“ldest church in Aschaffenburg”
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Stiftsgasse 5, 63739 Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The collegiate church was a part of a collegiate foundation dating back to the Duke Liudolf of Swabia in the 10th century. As early as 982, Aschaffenburg, and thus the monastery , fell to Mainz, which was able to hold its own as a collegiate...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

built in 965, a must see of how this has bee kept up. beautiful grounds, nice restoration on some of the frescos and paintings.

Thank Ed S
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

This cathedral, like all Catholic cathedrals and most churches, is beautiful and they are all (to my knowledge) free. So enjoy the sculptures, paintings architecture and history without spending any money.

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

I visited the church yesterday, and was quite impressed by both the interior and the exterior of the building. Like most churches there are many things to see inside, with in particular a really fine alter, and other religious ornamentation. worth a visit and free...More

Thank Alex J
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The imposing position of this church draws your attention. Walk up those many stone steps, and you will not be disappointed. Like most old, European churches of importance, there is a mixture of Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque architecture/sculpture as the edifice was built/improved on over...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

A wonderful building, with a lot of details, remaining of medieval architecture. From Roman architecture, to early gothic, this building is a little masterpiece.

Thank Antonin B
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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Walking back to our hotel we stumbled upon this church. Also right in front is a great reconstruction of a half timbered building. Services were going on so we did not go inside and disrupt it. Very impressive from the outside.

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a beautiful church in the old town area of Aschaffenburg and one that you should make sure to see. The sculptures inside are ornate and the setting is charming.

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