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Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan

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Address: Theatinerstrasse 22, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: 49 89 2106960
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Details - Wherever the Eyes Wander

The one compelling point about the church is the amount of detailed artwork within every area. No matter where the eye move, each column, wall, nave and area within the church... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The one compelling point about the church is the amount of detailed artwork within every area. No matter where the eye move, each column, wall, nave and area within the church had a meaning and purpose from an architectural perspective as well as religious perspective. A suggestion is to go to the church late morning/early afternoon as the mid-day sunlight... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My personal favorite, sort of an antidote to the excesses of the Asam church. All in white, hardly a bit of gilding to be seen. I drop in here whenever I need a bit of rest and quiet in the middle of the city.

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This church is very beautiful due to its yellow color (outside) and its white color (inside). The only one problem is that the church is under remodelation (refurbishment) works. You need to see how amazing it is inside the church.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The cute yellow facade is just a mere illusion that the church will be nice. Instead the interiors are awesome. The white walls and arches are just flashing and shocking you. YOU HAVE TO GO!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This enormous and beautiful church is not to be missed. Amazing plasterwork and an all white interior (unusual for Munich churches) make this architectural masterpiece one of a kind. Great for architecture and history buffs and a nice place to have a quiet moment away from the crowds.

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Bergen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The tour guide mentioned that this was a really good example of parental love. And it really was. Very nice church, interesting and beautiful decorations. Worth the visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Of the 5 or 6 cathedrals we saw one afternoon, this was my favorite. It is white marble of amazing carvings. Truly peaceful. Do not miss.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

You can still go into the church's interior even during the external renovation. There are access ways available, though they aren't obviously labeled "eingang," just look for a walkway to the door.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The most beautiful of so many outstanding churches. Being renovated this year, but always incredibly impressive!

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Birmingham UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The church was built in Italian Baroque style in the 17th century. They just finished renovating the interior, really worth a visit!

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