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St. Emmeram Church

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Unique History

Saint Emmeram has a rather unique history and it's really obvious once you enter the church, its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BreezeRidge3
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Beautiful church with unusual relics

St. Emmeram Church is another beautifully decorated church. The interior columns are white with... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
gingerlee13
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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Emmeramsplatz, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saint Emmeram has a rather unique history and it's really obvious once you enter the church, its origins date back to a Benedictine Monastery but its real draw is its ornate gold gilded columns and its rather unusual glass covered fully clothed mummified remains complete...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

St. Emmeram Church is another beautifully decorated church. The interior columns are white with gold, so the church is much brighter than your typical Gothic style church. What makes the church rather unique are the side walls of the church where you find clothed skeletons...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This place is beautiful and brimming with history. We spent well over an hour here. We arrived around 8:30 in the morning through the courtyard entrance. We were the only ones in the Church the entire time we were there. Best church in Regensburg very...More

Thank CapeSanBlas06
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The natural light highlights the paintings of spiritual themes. Plan to spend time appreciating the artwork.

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

As soon as we walked through the old arch entry way we loved this church. Absolutely stunning alters that take your breathe away. There are so many tombs here to see, this Church has a very old history. The architecture is marvellous and if you...More

2  Thank roy v
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This place is beautiful and brimming with history. I could easily spend two hours hear trying to absorb and investigate the artistic and architectural elements of this place. It might be better with a guide.

1  Thank Eve L
Reviewed 23 October 2017

By far more interesting than the Cathedral. This church has a little bit for everyone. It's further off the beaten trail so it is quieter, more ornate, and has more character. The entrance through the courtyard is stunning.

3  Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Yes, another church - but one of the very best. St Emmeram Church/Abbey - apparently now actually a basilica (minor). One of the most spectacular churches I've visited in Europe. An absolute must if visiting Regensburg.

2  Thank Placebo
Reviewed 15 June 2017

St. Emmeram is a famous name in Regensburg. It is the place of the former St Emmeram monastery, from with this church is the remaining structure. On the foundation of the former monastery, the Thurn und Taxis palace has been built. (Logically next door to...More

1  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 6 June 2017

They just keep coming and I just keep enjoying them. This one is beautiful and I just keep being amazed by the architecture.. This is one church you need to see before you leave this wonderful town

1  Thank Xanerin
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Response from Hendrik_NL | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no gift shop there. This church is not on the common tourist path. I also didn't see an office. Maybe you can contact the parish through their web site: just put in: "st-emmeram-regensburg" in your browser... More
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