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Cathedral of St. Maria (Dom St. Maria)

Hoher Weg, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 3166353
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Beautiful Cathedral representing Gothic architecture when Augsburg was the Capital of Bavaria

Augsburg is a beautiful place which still embodies the life and architecture of the middle-ages... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sateeshl2016
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San Francisco, California
Great church, and nice museum

This place has history, we first walked around the Dom and took in the digs and the early history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hugo G
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Alphen aan de Rijn, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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This Gothic cathedral was originally constructed in the ninth century and was refurbished in the 14th century.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bronze doors” (3 reviews)
“gothic style” (2 reviews)
“take photos” (3 reviews)
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Hoher Weg, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Innenstadt - St. Ulrich-Dom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Augsburg is a beautiful place which still embodies the life and architecture of the middle-ages when it was one of the most powerful kingdoms in Germany. This Cathedral is worth the visit since it is peaceful and not crowded and the architecture is exquisite.

Thank sateeshl2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has history, we first walked around the Dom and took in the digs and the early history. Then visited the beautifull Dom en ended our tour in the small museum ( small fee). The showpiece is one of the original 1000 year old...More

1  Thank Hugo G
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Cathedral is a lovely place. Don't miss the cloister or seeing the Romanesque bronze doors (for a separate fee.) It would be very nice if there was better documentation either online or printed about the iconography of the doors in English. Outside the building you...More

Thank SuzyLaidlaw
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Visiting this cathedral was definitely the highlight of our trip to Augsburg. So much history, and the architecture is interesting and very beautiful.

Thank BostonTraveler62
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Nothing special compare to Ulm cathedral, but worth to visit. Gothic style, started to build at XIV century.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed June 6, 2017

This church has an extensive set of grounds with excavations, found artifacts and wooded park. Nice for a stroll

Thank stephenf497
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely old cathedral in the old part of town. Entrance is free & there is plenty to see in & around the building.

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed May 1, 2017

This huge stone cathedral is visible from a distance as you walk along maximilianstrasse. The cavernous interior is not as ostentious as many other European cathedrals yet still impressive.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a place of worship not a museum. People can take photos but I only saw one person doing this most people were praying. In side is very peaceful and very cool even though outside was very warn in the sunshine. There are many...More

Thank SJones41
Reviewed April 6, 2017

We stumbled upon the cathedral by accident almost. My son had been wondering around town, saw it from the outside, and told me about it. He didn't know if people were allowed to enter - as it is still being used as a place of...More

Thank Nancy S
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