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St. Kilian Cathedral

Domstrasse 43, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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White, bright, beautiful! An amazing place to just gaze around in awe, no language skills required

The pure whiteness of the inside is a contrast to many cathedrals that are very grey from either... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kip F
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Sacramento, California
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The uniqueness of this 11th and 12th Century cathedral is that parts of it are in very different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlie S
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Victoria, Australia
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Domstrasse 43, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The pure whiteness of the inside is a contrast to many cathedrals that are very grey from either age or choice. The height of the ceiling, the statues, the windows, the overall beauty is definitely a draw for those that like impressive buildings. there is...More

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The uniqueness of this 11th and 12th Century cathedral is that parts of it are in very different styles, due to remodelling in the early 18th Century, and rebuilding after WWII. We went at 1205 for the reflective organ music.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With its double tower facade and a total length of 105 meters the St. Kilian cathedral is the fourth biggest romanesque church building in Germany. The church was built in 1040 from bishop Bruno and finished after his death in 1045 from his successor bishop...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church that you reach as you walk up through the main shopping centre. Interesting architecturally and very pleasant inside. Lots of history. The church was apparently rebuilt after WW II and there is a nice blend of the old and the new.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the exterior is impressive and the twin towers can be seen from quite a distance the interior is far less impressive except in size.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pleasant little church. Not exactly a lot to do here, but still good for a brief visit while you are in the city.

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

If you want to know about the history of St. Killian and his work here you must visit this side. Parts of his skull has been kept here and he is olaying a big role here. Very good short guidance from one of the staff....More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This was great example of a baroque cathedral that suffered from the binning of WWII and yet shines eight examples of many eras of constructions and reconstruction.

Thank Garry S
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This cathedral is one of the prime examples of romanic (norman style) church architecture. The blend of old with modern is uniquely interesting. For example modern bright stained glass windows as a contrast to the plain white walls. Definitely worth a visit when you are...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This historical church is very huge and it stands out in the city center. The interior is predominantly white and they are many beautiful statues and carvings inside. Worth a visit if you are in Wurzburg.

Thank Phi S
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Ronniejean
Hi, Ronniejean. What would you like to know about this attraction? Can you please talk to the skeletons etc adorning the Schonborn Chapel.
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Dfcool
Is there a fee for entry into the Dom? Or is that for the guided tour only? Thank you.
27 January 2016|
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You can enter at no cost, guided tours cost extra It's well worth visiting, the guided tour gives you more information.
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