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Address: Rindermarkt 1 | Petersplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 89 210237760
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This 11th-century cathedral, the city's oldest remaining church, is best...

This 11th-century cathedral, the city's oldest remaining church, is best known for its beautiful golden interior.

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Lovely view very cheap

If staying in Munich going up this church tower is a must! It is very cheap to do (they even do student prices for international student tourists!). It does feel a bit of a hike... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If staying in Munich going up this church tower is a must! It is very cheap to do (they even do student prices for international student tourists!). It does feel a bit of a hike with winding stairs but what do you expect from a church tower. You can see the bells on your way up which is a nice... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stumbled upon this beauty while meandering through the most touristy section of Munich. Believers or non-believers alike will appreciate the beauty. Not as grand as the Dresden church, but it has its own beauty and is well worth a visit. It won't take much time out of your day. I didn't know there was a bell tower to climb,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This church is very nice. You can pray there because it is quite and smell incense. The view of the belfry is fantastic!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful interior of church! Just came upon it while walking around and spent a few peaceful moments inside admiring the beauty of this church.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you take the slightly precarious stairs up to the bell tower there is an incredible view of the square and the city.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Rome many times I didn't think i would be impressed by more churches. Even though St Peters is not amazing like the one in Dresden it is still an impressive sight. I wouldn't go out of your way to find it but if it's on your path then definitely pop inside

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small staircase with more than 300 steps has to be climbed for an excellent view. On clear days you can even see the alps!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the inside is beautiful, you must go to the top of the tower for 3 euros. I went in January so it wasn't crowded but it was cold. Totally worth it! I love seeing cities from above and the tower allows you to do so. There are bars (not for drinks) up top to stop you from going over... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St. Peter's church , is indeed a serene place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Please respect those who come here to pray. The inside of the church is truly beautiful and worth visiting . If you do so, don't forget to climb the churchEs's tower "Alter Peter- Old Pete. More than 300 wooden stairs are quite... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St. Peter's is a beautiful and historic church; beautiful inside and out. The view from the tower can be great but there doesn't appear to be any control of the number of people entering so the crowd can make for a bad visit. The stairs (there are A LOT of them) are very narrow so it is impossible for visitors... More 

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