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Oberammergau Church

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Address: Oberammergau, Bavaria, Germany
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This massive church is frequented visited by Catholic pilgrims.

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Interesting place.. It was the first time in my life that i was impressed by a cemetery.. very artistic..

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Xylokastro, Greece
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Xylokastro, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Interesting place.. It was the first time in my life that i was impressed by a cemetery.. very artistic..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not my tradition. Very interesting. The very tidy cemetery also led to much research and speculation about the towns history.

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Thank 642church
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place… Doors were open and we went in. The most beautiful artwork I have seen in years! Beautiful serene spiritual opportunity!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This highly decorated church is a good example of Late-Baroque into Rococo. The organ case is absolutely magnificent. In the town's museum there was a large elaborate Nativity scene which is brought into this church for Christmas.

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Innsbruck
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We love viewing churches and this is a opulent example with brillant gold and interesting painted ceilings.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Having been to Europe many times and multiple cities in Germany this church by far took my breath away. The pictures will show for themselves just why I hope you enjoy them and visit.

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Thank Leatta P
Verbier, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Oberammergau church was one of those unexpected presents we received when we enter it. The Rococo style and the pink colours were so romantic that I could imagine you it could have been to marry there. What an amazing place!

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Thank Grace F
Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Stunning church, I just wish there was an organ recital so I could sit and absorb the beauty better. A truly beautiful building.

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

My best friends took me to Oberammergau and we went to the Church, its very beautiful Church with really nice Painting. So Peaceful.

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Thank Jean J
Taos, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Everywhere you go in Oberammergau you see remarkable examples of painted frescoes on many of the buildings but the frescoes inside of the church are gorgeous! The altar is surrounded by examples of gold gilt Baroque sculptures. The church is actually a working parish, St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church so religious ceremonies will be observed.

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