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Astronomical Clock from 1472

Every hour it chimes and at 12 noon, the parts moved. Right behind the altar. Gigantic organ... read more

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Astronomical clock

This is Rostock's largest church. Inside it has an ornate altar, a bronze baptismal font, and a... read more

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Am Ziegenmarkt 4, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every hour it chimes and at 12 noon, the parts moved. Right behind the altar. Gigantic organ, beautiful stained glasses. A must when in Rostock.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jaimevoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is Rostock's largest church. Inside it has an ornate altar, a bronze baptismal font, and a historic astronomical clock with apostle procession that still has its original medieval clockwork from 1472 which still precisely functions today. It's worth seeing.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank reise3
Reviewed 1 week ago

easy to miss the clock which was behind the Alta. i was explaining where it was (quietly) to my friends and got a long.... lecture (in German which i didn't understand) from a lady usher. i agree we should be respectful but a simple shush...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kathyiris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in a grabbed a paper showing the suggested walking route through the church. At our first stop there was already a tour group being guided by someone that was very knowledgeable about the church, so we sat and listened to his interesting comments....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JohnGalt2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful Lutheran Church on the city square in Rostock. It is unusual in that it is so ornate. The clock is amazing and worth the visit on its own merits. The rest of the church is fascinating because of all the ornate...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

This church is beautiful from the inside as well as the outside.Definitely worth a visit when in Rostock.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank BernardSanetd
Reviewed June 30, 2019

This church was our favorite stop in Rostock. It was not harmed by the war, so everything is original. There is an impressive organ, a gigantic astronomical clock, and quite a few old artifacts such as a baptismal font from the 1200s. There are sheets...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

Well worth your time to visit, try arriving in time to get a close up of the ‘on the hour’ view of the astronomical clock, second time I have failed to see it! The stain glass window is very clean, the pulpit and organ stunning...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

We visited Rostock on a perfect weather day. Easy walk from the ships dock to the Warnemünde train station and for 6 Euro each for a return train and tram ticket to the Rostock Central Station where we hopped onto the tram which delivered us...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

It's a big unit in that it is very tall. There is a donation box but it's only a few euro, don't be mean. The altar, organ and astronomical clock are very intricate and interesting, worth a visit. The rest of the walks are a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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