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Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan

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Address: Theatinerstr. 22, 80333, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: 49 89 2106960
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When you are in Germany, you see such spectacularly adorned Roman Catholic churches, gold, marble, ect. This will be your monochromatic, once in a lifetime experience. But the... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When you are in Germany, you see such spectacularly adorned Roman Catholic churches, gold, marble, ect. This will be your monochromatic, once in a lifetime experience. But the most beautiful monochromatic canvas you will see. If you enter in the true entrance (for the past 3 trips it has been renovating, so go in where you can), just be sure... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to rate churches since they blend together artistically sometimes. For example: all the Italian gold and frescos run together in Italy. This all white interior church is unlike anything I've seen in the world. It's worth a visit, a real treat!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Designed by Italian architects and it was built in the 17th century. This stunning church brought a taste of Italy in Munich. Everything about the church oozes Italian splendor. Designed in thr high Baroque style. The facade in an ornate Rococo style. The inside of the church is made almost entirely of whitr stucco, giving it a very bright appearance... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is must see destination when we were there it was under construction so we couldn't see the outside but if you go inside is a hidden gem.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a bike tour and walked in to see the inside. A lot of detail and was happy I went inside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Both towers are undergoing renovation the inside is not affected at all and can not take away the incredible beauty of the place.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

went on a day trip to Munich and did a guided tour which took us here , it's a shame the outside is covered due to renovation work , But once we got inside WOW it is Amazing please don't be put off by the outside go in its well worth a visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

To say I was intrigued by the name of this church is an understatement. I'm no German speaker, but I know enough to understand that many churches are named for the Catholic orders that built them. Franziskaner is Fransiscan, Augustiner is Augustines, Jesuiten is Jesuit, etc. Theatiner had me absolutely flummoxed so I looked it up un the trusty Ipad,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

Good place to come after Amalienburg at Nymphenburg, as its outside facade was finished by the same guy, Francois de Cuvillies. The church itself was built a hundred years earlier, for Henriette Adelaide of Savoy, for producing an heir to the throne. This is High Baroque inside, with the Rococo out. Inside is white crisp white, but highly ornamented nevertheless.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Different from all the other fantastically gorgeous cathedrals for being almost completely pure white. In my opinion. Some of the most beautiful cherub carvings anywhere (with maybe the exceotion of The Stephannsdom in Passau). Sadly, because reconstruction is ongoing, the entire exterior, amd the 71 meter high interior dome were both obscured by prote tive sheeting

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