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Heiliges Grab

Heilige-Grab-Strasse, Gorlitz, Saxony, Germany
+49 3581 315864
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Replica of Holy Tomb in Jerusalem

A beautiful, religious art work and a must see in the city of grand old gorlitz. The Oil garden and... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2017
BGIP
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
A very early tourist attraction

It's only a couple Euros to get in, they will give you an English language self guided tour packet... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
Yooper_Ed
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Orlando, Florida
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Heilige-Grab-Strasse, Gorlitz, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed May 10, 2017

A beautiful, religious art work and a must see in the city of grand old gorlitz. The Oil garden and Double chapel is really good.

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Reviewed March 1, 2017

It's only a couple Euros to get in, they will give you an English language self guided tour packet to read. It's probably only around 20-30 minutes to get your fill here.

1  Thank Yooper_Ed
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Constructed in the 15th century, Heilges Grab is a faithful replica of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem as it looked at that time. It's definitely worth a quick visit just for that reason alone. For others, the setting offers a peaceful place...More

1  Thank JohnBrz
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

Replica of the Holy Sepulchre at Jerusalem. There are the tomb itself and a sparse double chapel. It is not to be seen very much, but the original tomb in Jerusalem was destroyed- so you can have an idea how it was, here. Short tours...More

1  Thank ThosB B
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Reviewed March 25, 2016

Replica of the purported original Holy Sepulchre, which itself no longer exists, the site is of some interest. There is not a great deal to see, but an English language folder is available to explain the individual buildings and their significance. Staff were welcoming. About...More

Thank JeremyC485
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Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

I'm sure that many will have appreciated the significance of this site, but not us. After the hike from the centre and the nominal €2 pp we were left distinctly underwhelmed.

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Reviewed August 2, 2015

The grounds are lovely and quite serene. It was built as a replica to the holy tomb in Jerusalem. A booklet is available in English to use while you are there, however the translation is slightly off making it a bit confusing. It was only...More

Thank Tanyajn1
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Reviewed August 1, 2015

This place is meant to be a recreation of the stations of the cross and the tomb where Jesus was laid to rest. What makes this place interesting is that the guy who built it did so about 15 years before Columbus sailed to accidentally...More

1  Thank Bryan N
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Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is a very realistic ´copy` of the original ensemble in Jerusalem and is well worth a visit for those who are interested in the subject

Thank Thomas P
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Reviewed February 15, 2014

Lovely, calm, religious site with long history. Find info at the entrance. Fee is reasonable. We visited with sunny winter weather while no other visitors were there. We enjoyed the walk up to the hill and the town view.

Thank Freesia-to-be
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