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St. Stephan's Church (Stephanskirche)

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Address: Kleine Weissgasse 12, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: 06131231640
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Although often overshadowed by the tremendous Martinsdom, this cathedral is...

Although often overshadowed by the tremendous Martinsdom, this cathedral is notable for its dazzling Chagall stained-glass windows.

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Gorgeous stained glass windows

Stunning stained glass windows by Marc Chagall. Easy to access from anywhere in the city. Worth the visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning stained glass windows by Marc Chagall. Easy to access from anywhere in the city. Worth the visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to see the stained glass and a men's opera was practicing. The beautiful harmonies and the amazing windows created an experience that was totally ethereal!

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is well worth a visit, the stained glass windows are magnificent and it's free! What more could you want?

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Machelen, Belgium
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is one overwhelming attraction to this rebuild church: several stained glass windows of Marc Chagall.

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Kassel, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very colorful windows. For bright colors you should visit it, when the sun shines; for a nice glowing you should visit at night. It's beautiful anyway with a nice atmosphere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pretty church. The inside is very pretty. The building is a very good architecturel design. If you have time visit.

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Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasant visit to Mainz in Summer. Birthplace of Gutenberg inventor of Printing machine in Europe. The churches of the town are well maintained and people are very courteous while service is going on they pay obeisance to all visitors at breaks. In Germany if you obtain a rail ticket it is also valid for city travel and vice versa, Sr.... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

You must go! The Chagall windows are amazing, beautiful, colorful & inspiring. We were there on an overcast day so I can't even image how much more beautiful the windows would be with sunlight. There were a few docents available if you had questions or wanted to purchase images. There is also the watercolor designs used to create the windows,... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Chagall's windows are here. Very calming and peaceful. Worth a stop, but there really isn't much else to see.

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Mainz, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

It's a rather small church and it is hidden in between houses. Still it's worth to climb all the way up to see the nice windows in the church.

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