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Lovely old little church with excellent view over the city

This little church is worth of visiting and especially taking the effort to climb up to it's tower... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2019
travellerOSL
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Tuusula, Finland
Peaceful place

The oldest churchyard in Weimar abandoned in 1818. This is the place where the artist Lucas Cranach... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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Oct 21, 2019
“Lovely old little church with excellent view over the city”
Jul 9, 2018
“Peaceful place”
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Am Jakobskirchhof, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
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This little church is worth of visiting and especially taking the effort to climb up to it's tower offering great 360 view over the city of Weimar. There is also old cemetery around the church but unfortunately graves are not well maintained and so keeping secrets of the
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The oldest churchyard in Weimar abandoned in 1818. This is the place where the artist Lucas Cranach is buried and the place Schiller was buried in 1805 as well as Christiane von Goethe. Schiller’s remains were reburied in the socalled Furstengruft. The Jacobskirchhof is a
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it is one of the famous church in the city which is amazing during christmas to just go there and feel the new year.
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This was a very sweet experience in Weimar. I discovered this church with friends, and was surprised to see the lack of tourists at this charming attraction. Entrance to this church is only €1 euro, which goes towards its preservation. A steep walk upstairs a few floors (but
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The graveyard of this church is the final resting place of many famous people who lived in Weimar so it is worth getting the photocopied sheet about the graveyard to find them all. It is difficult to miss the mausoleum where Schiller was first put before his body disappeared but
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