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Marktkirche

Hanns-Lilje-Platz 2, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 511 364370
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Well worth a visit

This Lutheran "hall church" was originally built in the 14th century and restored iin 1952 after... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Peter C
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Nice monument

I was there for a concert.. Very interesting place to visit, specially the gallery from pencils... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Xristos P
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Stuttgart, Germany
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Hanns-Lilje-Platz 2, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This Lutheran "hall church" was originally built in the 14th century and restored iin 1952 after suffering damage from WWII air raids. In contrast to many southern German Catholic cathedrals, the Marktkirche is not ornately decorated. It is, however, monumentally large and architecturally interesting. Of...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I was there for a concert.. Very interesting place to visit, specially the gallery from pencils inside

Thank Xristos P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It is your decision if the survival of this building during WWII is a miracle, it is up to you. But beeing in this building and having a gospel concert going on is unbelievable.

Thank Dirk M
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Church is a major land mark of Hannover Worth a visit!!! Inside the church you can see the history of what it looked liked before and after WWII by the photo history on the wall!! Close to the main historic centre of Hannover too...More

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I agree with the rest of the reviews! This church is definitely worth of visit. This church suffered a lot of damage during World War II as did much of Hannover. Very beautiful inside and architecturally interesting.

Thank Elizabeth-Lucy
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Hannover's main Lutheran church. It was built in the 14th century as told by the locals. It's generally made of bricks; the spire is actually intimidating when seen up close. The church was badly damaged during WWII but thankfully reconstructed as close as possible to...More

1  Thank Carlo A
Reviewed 23 March 2017

On this place a church was already built in the 12th century. Archaeological excavations in the '80s of last century confirmed the history of this place. In the 14th century the original "Marktkirche" was built and in the 16th century the church was taken over...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Large but simple decorated church. I had the luck that the organ was playing. I sat there and enjoyed the organ for half an hour. Really great.

Thank Harrie2009
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is a stunning building that is the focal point of the old city of Hannover. The red-brick church is large and impressive, though it was rebuilt after the WWII, but very much in keeping with the original. There is much to see and admire...More

Thank JRKernow
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is a typical large Lutheran church. Impressive without being ornate. The display of different Christmas cribs from around the world in December (2016) was excellent.

Thank dbjwaenwen
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