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Katholische Hofkirche

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Also known as the Cathedral of St. Trinitatis, this is the Catholic Court Church. Houses a famous stone pulpit, 250-year-old organ and the tombs of Saxon rulers.
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Schlossstrasse 24, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting church. Sightly and worth for 5-10 minutes to spend on viewing and taking some pictures, if you are not far from this place.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019

Impressive church that has a beautiful exterior and interior. It's free to enter and is definitely worth stopping by for a look around.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019

Completely destroyed in 1945, rebuilt by 1962 by East German Government, Roman Catholic Cathedral of Holy Trinity stands on the bank of river Elbe. Beautiful structure inside and outside, it was never very popular in Dresden, because most of the City population were Protestants.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity is in close proximity to the Zwinger and statue of King August. It is one of the several must-see destinations around the Zwinger. The most prominent of the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity is the clock tower. In case...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank skwei
Reviewed June 24, 2019

The cathedral was beautiful inside and the gold and white of the altar and pulpit seemed to gleam in this old building.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019

This church is quite beautiful inside. The must-see for me was the modern Memory Chapel (for WWII) inside -- it is quite awesome.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

This is a beautiful church, but the chapels that look the more beautiful are behind the altar and not accessible. The church is all white on the inside which gives it an unassuming look. It is free to enter and you should expect to spend...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed April 19, 2019

Augustus III ordered this church built between 1738-1751. The populace were Lutheran but the King was Catholic and built it as his private church. There is even a bridge that connects the Palace which was recently restored. The church was heavily damaged in the WWII...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank joe s
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

The Catholic Church in Dresden is beautiful from the outside and very simple on the inside. Not my favourite church in the city for a visit, but still worth a quick visit. Lovely photo opportunities outside!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

The little bridge on the outside looks a bit like the one in Oxford. Inside everything beautifully restored after the war. A very nice altar.

Date of experience: August 2018
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devynnhoppe
June 27, 2017|
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Response from Ray V | Reviewed this property |
No, one does not usually pay to visit an open church. Perhaps if it is being uded as a venue for an advertidrd concert. In that case you will surely find notices.
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