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This 15th-century cathedral is most famous for its domed towers.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Frauenplatz 12, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 89 2900820
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice quick place to visit with amazing high vaulted ceiling. Outside was a construction site when I went so couldn’t get an good exterior pictures

Thank ojames12344
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Frauenkirche is a beautiful place of peace in the middle of the large city. Unlike some cathedral churches in other European cities it does not have a large square in front of it so it is difficult to get a good perspective from the...More

Thank Sal P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not very embellished. Christ on the cross suspended from the ceiling. The devils footprint at the entrance. The Church is between the 2 big towers in old town. No entrance fee.

Thank Sunita K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church was rebuilt after the destruction during the war. Thus, you can see the differences in the stained glasses (contrast the back stained glasses with those in the front). Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful side chapels. Look out for the Devil's footprint, which legend says that...More

Thank cristoph2010
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Curious by the Devil's Footprint, I headed for this church to see it for real. It's a high-ceilinged church with Cenotaph of Emperor Louis IV, one of its significant feature. While standing near the Devil's Footprint, looking ahead at the altar, the ceiling somewhat resembles...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Very interesting and unmissable visit! A must if you visit Munich. Some interesting facts nd veri nice features

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This is a first famous cathedral in munich, that day i went there the building was under construction, i could not see the outer building but inside was really nice.

Thank sedigheh_kh
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We really had to stop at the Frauenkirche after reading the legend to the Devil's footprint. Lovely Catholic church, but as with most German buildings, the fact that it's rather newly rebuilt, for me, at least, lessens the experience. But if you're strolling through the...More

Thank mrk4th
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely church. Ceilings incredibly high, fascinating stained glass, intimate chapels etc. Well worth poking your head in.

Thank lde457
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

As of now (sept. 2018) renovation work is still going on, but having a look at this church is a good idea. Take your time to enjoy and discover interesting details.

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DanielleT1423
9 November 2017|
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Response from MijnlieverdFH | Reviewed this property |
In Munich, in this church, i actually do not know and not sure what time is the best time to be there to get a seat. But in my experience still in nearby Kaufbeuren, we were able to get a seat on a midnight mass 30 minutes... More
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Cheryl A
5 April 2017|
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Response from Dr Werner K | Reviewed this property |
Don't know the answer to this. St. Peter is a good idea if you had a good preparation like a lunch or breakfast. I personally did not like the very narrow balcony, It is quite a challenge to pass between two people. But the... More
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718trix
29 December 2016|
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Response from arbarban | Reviewed this property |
No, to mi knowledge. Perhaps for bell tower that was/is under reconstruction. Church itself, no :)
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