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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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Description: Although often overshadowed by the tremendous Martinsdom, this cathedral...
Although often overshadowed by the tremendous Martinsdom, this cathedral is notable for its dazzling Chagall stained-glass windows.
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Famous for Chagall's window. You must visit.

You can feel blue, but warm atomosphere once you enter the church. That is so beutiful that you should visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

You can feel blue, but warm atomosphere once you enter the church. That is so beutiful that you should visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

The windows made by Chagall are fantastic, and is really worth the walk up the hill. Go there during daytime to enjoy the blue mystic light

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Bad Ems, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

You should consider visiting this church on a sunny day, sun shining through the colourful Chagall painted windows gives a breathtaking view!

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We popped in during our free time at the Mainz Old Town. It's a nice high ceiling church, plain ceiling but with paintings on the walls and Chagall stained glass windows, and a nice long aisle.

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Mainz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Well, here it is all about the windows. The atmosphere they create in the church is magnificent. But do not overlook the beautiful cloister.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

The Chagall windows are well worth the visit. Different than any church windows you will see in Europe. Be sure to sit for awhile and watch the light change. A short walk from the center square in the older section of Mainz.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Unassuming cathedral that is definitely worth the visit. Interesting architecture and stained glass windows. Very peaceful.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful church with stunning windows and charming presence. There are lots of churches in Europe but this one is definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Be certain to read the history of the Chagall windows. It is quite poignant. It is a bit of a "hike" to get there but well worth the effort.

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Conway, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Amazing Marc Chagall windows. Make sure to bring a pair of binoculars so you can really enjoy the detail.

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