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Shepherd`s Church

This Late Gothic church is integrated into the weir installations of the city walls and touch the... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
Ralf K
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Wurzburg, Germany
Limited Winter Hours

Sadly during the winter time, this magnificent church is only open on the weekends. It is half... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2016
jehenson81
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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91541 der Klingentorbastei 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

We parked the car at the west part of Rothenburg. This area is far from the tourists, was very quiet. Soon as we entered the gate, we saw this church. It was almost closed so we only got a glimpse of the altar.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed December 24, 2017

While out discovering the Old Town we came across the Klingon Tower one of many on the old city wall . Beside it and joined to the fortifications is the St.Wolfgang Church, this Church was built in the 15 century on the spot where many...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

This Late Gothic church is integrated into the weir installations of the city walls and touch the Klingen gate on one side. From outside strong in defense with small open areas to shoot out inside you will find soft Late Gothic art. Beside of the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed December 12, 2016

Sadly during the winter time, this magnificent church is only open on the weekends. It is half church and half battlement and is part of the city's defenses. From the inside of the outside (hope that makes sense), it looks like a church and you...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

a very strange looking church from the outside, but nice explanation inside and really nice to see. Not always open so please inform yourself when open to see it.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 28, 2016

The church was built by the shepherds of the town for their patron saint. It is actually incorporated into the castle fortifications. The museum entry is very reasonable and well worth it. The altar is beautiful and there is a section of casemates under the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed April 7, 2016

A peaceful place .We spent a good 30 minutes just sitting inside and regaining our energy . It happened to be a very hot summer day when we were in Rottenburg.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed October 11, 2015

Its not a cathedral, but it is a wonderful church to visit. Make sure you peak at the paintings BEHIND the alter panels too.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank compufox
Reviewed September 11, 2015

This church is part of the wall at one end of Rothenberg . You need to pay to enter , but it was worthwhile to do this. You are able to walk below the church and above the church. There are some displays about the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Don't miss this. For a small entrance fee you get to go into the church, caves underneath, city walls and a small museum. It's in an idyllic setting with a nice area outside where you can sit and watch the world go by, but make...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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