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St. Maria Himmelfahrt

Marzellenstr. 26, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 16420
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A beautiful hidden sanctuary

Stayed at the Hilton and saw people going in and out of a VERY non-descript building. Asked at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Baylorlaw
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Houston, Texas
Another impressive church.

My twin brother Stephen and I were on an eight day holiday in Cologne,Dusseldorf and Bonn were we... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
Neil K
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good59%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“baroque” (2 reviews)
“exterior” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Marzellenstr. 26, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 221 16420
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Hilton and saw people going in and out of a VERY non-descript building. Asked at desk and they mentioned an Advent Concert. So, Saturday night, on way back for a rest, decided to stop in and take a peak. Outside - meh...Inside,...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

My twin brother Stephen and I were on an eight day holiday in Cologne,Dusseldorf and Bonn were we planned to visit the many Kölsch brewpubs to be found in this part of Germany and of course the wonderful Christmas Markets and while exploring these cities...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

The exterior is not very photogenic, but the interior is very pretty. It is close to the Dom and worth the short walk.

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Reviewed December 27, 2016

I don't think we've ever seen such a strange combination of styles in a church. Enjoy spotting Renaissance, Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and more influences mashed together in a truly unique experience.

Thank Avital S
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Reviewed March 6, 2016

It is very easy to walk right past this church, however you can go inside and view it from the back of the main area. I would recommend this as a quick stop, it isn't very much of a walk from the main central area....More

Thank Patrick R
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Reviewed September 23, 2015

St. Maria Himmelfahrt is also known as the Church of the Assumption and is the largest church in Cologne after the Cathedral. The church was built for the Jesuits in the late 1600’s and is Cologne’s first significant Baroque church. However, St Maria’s combines Romanesque...More

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