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St. Peter

Petersstrasse, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6131 222035
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Holly

Very Peaceful place with great architecture. we couldn't go inside because it was closed. I have no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ninar E
Straight out of a Fairytale

We came here for Mass, in a very "just coming to mass kind of way" and was taken aback with the... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2017
Rosana T
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  • Average5%
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Petersstrasse, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Peaceful place with great architecture. we couldn't go inside because it was closed. I have no idea why tbh.

Thank Ninar E
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We came here for Mass, in a very "just coming to mass kind of way" and was taken aback with the beauty of this place. Chandeliers straight out of Cinderella's castle. Highly recommend a quick visit!

Thank Rosana T
Reviewed March 11, 2017

This rather impressively looking two-towered church has the most common history for the churches in this part of Germany. It seems to be an ancient according to the date of the first construction, it disappeared and rose again from the ashes (and literally too) several...More

1  Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed February 26, 2017

These places defy words. They don't take all that long to wander through, but the experience is amazing. The places are absolutely beautiful and St Peters in no exception.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Everybody's going to visit the cathedral Dom while being in Mainz You should see this beautiful unique church which is loaded with historic art handwork and glamor

Thank CaminoTraveller
Reviewed August 25, 2016

We stumbled across this beautiful church. It doesn't look much from outside but inside it is amazing. Beautifully decorated ceiling and gold work everywhere.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed May 12, 2016

Even though the building is pink it is somewhat understated in its design. I did not have the opprotunity to go inside, the side entrance was open to a court where a crucifix was displayed. On my next visit I will allocate enough time to...More

Thank DaveD1969
Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

I had read about St Peters Church before arriving in Mainz so wanted to visit it. IT IS FANTASTIC INSIDE! Outside is pretty amazing too! The Church is dedicated to St Peter, one of Jesus's 12 disciples and one of the original fishermen so a...More

2  Thank PTMCF
Reviewed March 3, 2016

History of St. Peter Medieval Seal of the Convention of the Church: The pin was 944 by Archbishop Friedrich (937-954) north of the city wall built. Pins were also important administrative units, to which assisted the archbishop. Their chief, the provosts, each initiated a Archidiakonat....More

Thank Places-Two C
Reviewed October 27, 2015

My morning walking around the old city of Mainz, I came across St Peter, with its two dominating towers to be seen for miles. The plain exterior did not prepare me for the sensory assault inside. The simply stunning ceiling frescoes and gold art work,...More

2  Thank Robert W
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