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Spent a few moments here, and feel like you have gone back beyond the Renaissance years. Still in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barbara G
Burlington, Vermont
Worth visiting

This is probably the best historical attraction in Boppard. The Roman walls are older but there is... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Michael S
Melbourne, Australia
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This large white church, which dates back to the 13th century, dominates the small town of Boppard.
Marktplatz, Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a few moments here, and feel like you have gone back beyond the Renaissance years. Still in use and worth a visit.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is probably the best historical attraction in Boppard. The Roman walls are older but there is not a lot left of them. The church is as big as many cathedrals and has a lot of somber atmosphere from its medieval origins. It also has...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Sited in the centre of Boppard, this is a stunning example of religious architecture. It really stands out in it's black and white livery. Wait for the bells, they are stunning.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

An old church dating back to the 12-13 century, on the marktplatz of Boppard . Was built over old Roman bathes and has nice frescoes . Built in Romanesque architecture.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The St. Severus Basilica was built in late Roman style the 12th and 13th on top of an early medieval church from the 6th century. During the later middle ages, adaptations took place and finally, the curch was restorated completely in the first decade of...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This black and white church stands in centre of Boppard. The twin towers stand out in town. Inside is stunning ,the rib vaulted ceiling and lovely stained glass are lovely also the lovely painted frescos on walls and one on ceiling had the camera clicking....More

Thank lottie49
Reviewed 25 April 2018

This very narrow, high church is a lovely place to take a break and rewind. We were fortunate to hear the organist practicing for a weekly concert.

Thank Zin3
Reviewed 10 December 2017

On Advent Saturday 2017 there was a concert in St Severus: brass quartet, woodwind trio, piano, church organ. Skilful and practised musicians, with fine instruments, in a good acoustic space, playing pieces which were on the edge of familiarity. I had the good fortune to...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

we were visiting this charming little town from our riveira cruise ship,we only popped for a few seconds as we had seen many churches on this trip!

Thank hilary d
Reviewed 13 November 2017

One if the highlights of this charming Rhine town . The modern stained glass is gorgeous in a very interesting church . The promenade near the church has some wonderful villas .Nice place to stroll even in November .

Thank lorenzo01
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