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The oldest churchyard in Weimar abandoned in 1818. This is the place where the artist Lucas Cranach... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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one of the nice churches to go and pray

it is one of the famous church in the city which is amazing during christmas to just go there and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Weimar, Germany
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Jul 9, 2018
“Peaceful place”
Oct 11, 2017
“one of the nice churches to go and pray”
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Am Jakobskirchhof, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The oldest churchyard in Weimar abandoned in 1818. This is the place where the artist Lucas Cranach is buried and the place Schiller was buried in 1805 as well as Christiane von Goethe. Schiller’s remains were reburied in the socalled Furstengruft. The Jacobskirchhof is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

it is one of the famous church in the city which is amazing during christmas to just go there and feel the new year.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank ehsanh2224
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

This was a very sweet experience in Weimar. I discovered this church with friends, and was surprised to see the lack of tourists at this charming attraction. Entrance to this church is only €1 euro, which goes towards its preservation. A steep walk upstairs a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank marysia7
Reviewed 13 May 2015

The graveyard of this church is the final resting place of many famous people who lived in Weimar so it is worth getting the photocopied sheet about the graveyard to find them all. It is difficult to miss the mausoleum where Schiller was first put...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Jane K
Reviewed 4 November 2011

Take the climb up, as high as you dare, from narrow wooden steps to vertical ladders. The view was worth it if you don't mind the flies.

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank Don0053
Reviewed 1 May 2010

This is the cemetery of Jakobskirch, it dates back to the 12th century. It is full of famous graves including Goethe's wife Christiane. It is a beautiful place to visit, especially on a snowy day.

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