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Church of St. Ulrich and St. Afra

Ulrichplatz 19, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 345560
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A must see for us. Relatives many years ago were married here

The smaller church was closed. The main church had services and in progress. A very large... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
United States
Unique and impressive exterior.

Topped by what are almost Russian style onion domes this church looks quite different from the... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
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Ulrichplatz 19, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 345560
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The smaller church was closed. The main church had services and in progress. A very large structure. Sorry to not be able to stroll the whole internal area. Note: we found an older structure with no roof to the south of the large church. Was...More

Thank stephenf497
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Topped by what are almost Russian style onion domes this church looks quite different from the exterior and is well worth a visit to see the three huge carved alters that rise almost to the very high ceiling.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Dont miss to visiti this old and with lot of history church in Augsburg. We had the chance to visit the church during an easter mass and it was just great

Thank Dimitris V
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Very beautiful and a lot of history. I wish I was still in Germany. There is still so much that I want to see.

1  Thank carolmann29
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The church sits on the high ground at the southern end of Maximilianstrasse and should be incorporated into any walking tour of Augsberg. The exterior is attractive but the interior's three ornate altars, pulpit, statuary and interesting iron railings are the real reason to visit....More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Like all the churches in bavaria the church is in superb condition paid for by local taxes on all Christians.

Thank exeman
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This church is easy to visit and can easily be incorporated into a walk down the main street of Augsburg. It is impressive inside and has amazing altars. Of note are the wrought iron gates that look 3D from afar, and also the underground crypt...More

Thank Chillicaver
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

A very large church with some interesting history, but not as outstanding compared to other sights as some of the other attractions in Augsburg. Possibly the most interesting feature is the lutheran church attached to the main catholic church as an example of historical ecumenical...More

Thank Eroucrat
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Formerly a Benedictine abbey, this Church has a rich history dating back to at least the 10th century (if not earlier)...The double church, half Catholic (St Afra) and half Protestant (St Ulrich) marks the site where the Peace of Augsburg ended violent religious conflict. Not...More

Thank Zippy-Oz
Reviewed 7 October 2016

One of the greatest churches I have ever seen. It's bigger than the Dom in Augsburg and plenty of old beautifull paintings, fantastic orgue and lots of impressive details.

Thank Teodora C
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