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German Evangelical Lutheran Church

Swakopmund, Namibia
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Ranked #11 of 11 Attractions in Swakopmund
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals, Religious Sites
Most recent review
- Aug 2, 2013
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English first
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Memories of this church for my husband,who celebrated his confirmation in this church many years ago.A friendly lady gave us information.

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Oakland, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Beautiful stone church heavily embedded in the German and Afrikaan history as relates to the European occupation of Namibia. The Church spokesperson glossed over the genocide policies of Germany in the early 1900's when local tribes were killed or pushed out into the Kalahari to die.

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Windhoek
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

I had the luck to enjoy the hospitality from the pastor to stay at the flat of the church. The church ha beautiful windows sponsered by the Hansetown Bremen. The devotion is short serviceand typically lutheran. The people are warm harted and be welcomed nicely

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Swakopmund
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

We attended an organ concert recently. It was the first time I saw the inside of this beatiful German Church. It is a "must-see" stop when next you are in Swakopmund!

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