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A wonderful ancient church, made even more wonderful by the modern mosaics, paintings and stained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sussex, England
Stunning brick-build cathedral in the heart of Ribe

Walking through the heart of Ribe, its hard to miss the stunning Ribe cathedral. Brick built in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful ancient church, made even more wonderful by the modern mosaics, paintings and stained glass. Truly a gem

Thank Fudge03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking through the heart of Ribe, its hard to miss the stunning Ribe cathedral. Brick built in the Danish local style, it dominates the main square. I found it more impressive externally than internally - but thats just my personal preference. Recommended if you happen...More

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Churches and churchyards are great in Denmark. They are always immaculate but simple. This one is effectively a cathedral with a great history that goes back to Viking Times. It’s of national importance.

Thank Epicureously
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Ribe Cathedral is free to go in and is well worth a visit. There was a very small charge (£4.74 for two of us) to go up the tower which is well worth it. There is a museum halfway up and great views from the...More

Thank camval
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This place is stunning to look around. The area around has recently been renovated, really adding to the beauty of the place. All around are some lovely shops and cafes. The tourist information is also right on the corner, and also some free toilets. It...More

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 21 August 2018

There are several reasons why you should visit the dome. Not only its architectural beauty but also its significance throughout the history of the town and area are interesting. It houses exhibitions as well. Make sure you go up the top of the bell tower,...More

Thank TamasBTA
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Beautiful cathedral, full of historical marks and stories. The cathedral itself is free to visit, but do yourself the favour and pay the low fee to climb the tower - not only is the way up ( and down) interesting - but you get a...More

Thank reuss2014
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We visited here when it was a lot of people - however it did not feel crowded, - we really enjoyed our stay here, and we would like to see Ribe again.

Thank NinaNana658442
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I was told that this is the oldest catherdal in Denmark. So know me, I had to go and see it. You "can" drive direct to the catherdal through the small roads, but there is no parking there. I parked up at a large outdoor...More

Thank asamiya2016
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Ribe domkirke is just a stunning building surrounded by beautiful old houses. Ribe is really a beautiful old town to visit.

Thank Sebastian P
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