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Address: Osterstrasse | Mitte, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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The remains of this church are there as a memorial to the victims of both of the WW. You can enter the church by side doors.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The remains of this church are there as a memorial to the victims of both of the WW. You can enter the church by side doors.

Thank Yann R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

I visited this monument yesterday evening while walking to city center, it reminded me of all victims of the WWII , cold, dark and sad.. but it is a must see place in Hannover.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

The church is as on the pictures shown. However if you do some reading on how was it before world war 2 and compare it to how it is now, the message about the madness and pointlessness of war will hit you hard. At least it was for me. Also you will find a Japanese bell , remembering the victims... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

We visited this building in March 2016. It was bombed during the War and has been left as a monument. There is special bell inside - a gift from people of Hiroshima. There is talk of the stained glass windows perhaps being re-instated but the empty windows are very emotive and perhaps leaving them as they are would be ok... More 

Thank Christine W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

By far my favorite spot as a tourist in the city. The memorial to Hannover's afflictions and reminders of WWII is brilliantly powerful and a must visit. The remaining architecture and relative accessibility makes it a great stop on a walking tour through the city. We stopped and reflected on its history each time we walked by.

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Woodstock, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

As others have noted this church was partially restored after severe damage in WW2 and now sits quietly in a residential neighbourhood just off a main intersection not far from the station. You can quickly figure out what happened here just by walking around in the quiet. Immediate thoughts were drawn to how many residents of the area must have... More 

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Orange Park, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

If you visited the Rathaus or town hall, this is a skip and jump from there and a must see. You'll only spend maybe 15 minutes here but you'll be reminded of the sacrifices that were made for peace. It's a wonderful memorial to the WWII warriors. It was bombed during WWII and the roof is no longer there and... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Best memorial i've ever seen so far, completes the picture of the city, and you can follow the red line to get a full tour for free

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Chatham, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016

Perhaps the most interesting place in Hannover. Could spend more time there just sitting and contemplating the faults of human nature. Very moving.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

A great memorial and amazing place for reflection and contemplation. Take time out to visit this wonderful place.


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