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Christuskirche

Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 236 002
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Historic place to see

Windhoek obviously has a background which identifies its history as a former German colony. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce C
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely Architecture

Stopped by to admire the architecture on my way to the Airport.It is a landmark in Windhoek that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sewpersads
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Durban
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Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Windhoek obviously has a background which identifies its history as a former German colony. The church is probably the centrepiece and is worth visiting. There is a memorial in it commemorating fallen German soldiers during the tribal wars around 1905. A piece of the history...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by to admire the architecture on my way to the Airport.It is a landmark in Windhoek that one cannot miss in the city. Visited the church inside.

Thank Sewpersads
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must-visit place in Windhoek. Very beautiful neogothic church. Beware of "fundrasers" that wonder around the church!

Thank Vladimir K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The design of the church is traditional with beautiful stained glass windows. We enjoyed a "tour" of sorts by a volunteer church member who was there. He was quite passionate in his retelling of the church's role in Namibian history. The large bronze plaque commemorating...More

Thank Angie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outside architecture is the most interesting as inside it is very basic. Amazing to find it on the Fidel Castro Boulevard ;-)

Thank David_F1206
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the walk up the hill from the high street. A lovely small church overlooking the city. German colonial architecture.

Thank Miotoni
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Probably one of the main things to see in Windhoek, which is not very exciting. We stopped here briefly on our way out of town after just a few hours in the capital. It was pleasant to look at and around for 5 minutes, but...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

one of the best known churches in Windhoek allows interesting photo opportunities. Unfortunately the Church was locked when we were there on a Saturday. Architecture utilizing local sandstone and marble created a iconic church An added advantage of this venue is provided safe parking and...More

Thank 128pieterr
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a must see when in Windhoek. Christuskirche is a part of Namibian History. It also a good place for a photo opportunity. Situated in the centre of the City. It is still in use as a church to this day.

Thank ZigZag1981
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I was in Windhoek on a Saturday which is a pretty low key affair so popped up to the Christuskirche for the photo opportunity. There are plenty of visitors, like myself, doing the same thing. The church was closed when I visited.

Thank WCOB
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rickyclicky1234
3 February 2017|
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Response from Bohnjarton | Reviewed this property |
There also a restaurant on the top floor of the museum, just opposite the church. The view from the restaurant is great.
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Hilary Nonofo M
14 December 2016|
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Response from Vondelhof | Reviewed this property |
You can visit the church free of charge, but a donation is appreciated.
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