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Franziskanerkirche

Herrngasse, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Only visited the outside

Tried a couple of times to go in but each time the place was locked, just bad timing I... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
roy v
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Traralgon, Australia
Simple but beautiful

This church we visited on the spur of the moment. Inside it was simply devorated. However, the... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Keathswa
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Perth, Australia
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Herrngasse, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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"oldest church"
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"tilman riemenschneider"
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"in town"
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"worth a visit"
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"the main square"
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"altar"
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Tried a couple of times to go in but each time the place was locked, just bad timing I guess. Situated in what we understand was the most wealthiest street in town it sure looks grand, Apparently it is the oldest Church in town also...More

Thank roy v
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This church we visited on the spur of the moment. Inside it was simply devorated. However, the double naive sets this church apart. Worth a visit.

Thank Keathswa
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

This church is unique in that it has a double nave and also was great to hear a singing group put on a concert. No heat in there but pretty amazing to hear with the excellent acoustics if you get the chance for that experience.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This Church is conveniently located and is free. While simply adorned, that is part of its charm. If you enjoy superb wood carving, you'll find it here as well. A church doesn't have to grand and opulent to be enjoyed, and this very old church...More

Thank Glenn M
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Nothing special. Just another church. Not a highlight of this beautiful city. I wouldn't waste my time here.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I have visited more exciting churches but I did stop in for a quick peek. I enjoy seeing churches but others may not. It is centrally located so stop in for a peek if walking by.

Thank bbeerbower
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

This old (1285) church is the oldest in town. It is very simple outside and in. There is little artwork inside but the altar is another church by Tilman Riemenschneider. It is located near the Castle Gate and the Herrnbrunnen.

Thank tank1050
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

Both the inside and the outside of this Franciscan Church are very simple. The only adornment on the inside appears to be a few inscribed stones that were added so they would not be destroyed or lost. The church is free to enter and is...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Beautiful old church near the centre of the town, although it does not have all the windows and ceiling painting of other churches , there is real history.

Thank Dieter B
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Don't miss the Tilman Riemenschneider altar of St Francis. There are also 15th and 16th century sculptures.

Thank jmts368
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