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Bamberger Dom

Domplatz 2, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 951 5022512
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A Very Beautiful Cathedral

We took a guided tour of this historic building. The stories that were told, including the burying... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
A most impressive and imposing architectural delight!

Heads upward, mouths dropped open at this spectacular cathedral. Incredible organ pipes, ornate... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Domplatz 2, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 951 5022512

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took a guided tour of this historic building. The stories that were told, including the burying of a pope here, as well as the horseman, were very interesting. The restoration process has been extensive and is ongoing.

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heads upward, mouths dropped open at this spectacular cathedral. Incredible organ pipes, ornate carvings and splendid statues throughout.

Thank Grizzy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying with German friends who suggested we visit Bamberg. One of the places on their list was the Bamberger Dom. It is a beautiful church that has so much history. Not only will you be impressed with the outside of the building, but...More

Thank Terri S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated at the top of a hill this is a beautiful church. The walk from the town is up a steep incline but relatively easy to climb if you're fit. It can however be reached by bus. At the time of our visit scaffolding had...More

Thank Onleaveagain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderfull dom full f history. A pitty the speaker was talking about an upcoming football game. Not at all appropriate but I guess it was the only way to get peoples attention.

Thank Féetje V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only is the cathedral spectacularly beautiful, outside and inside, but it contains superb works of art, most notably the famous Bamberger Reiter and the great tomb carved by Tilman Riemenschneider. An added bonus is the view over Bamberg. This is a must-visit building.

1  Thank operalover939
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

surely, it must be worldclass as it holds the - famous Bamberger Reiter, horseman, - the grace of a pope - the grave of a Kaiser. great place, try to listen to some of the guides, amazing stuff they tell you

Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two reasons why you should visit the church; firstly the views of Bamberg from the church are amazing, and secondly, the church has some very special crypts, including one of a pope. If you are in Bamberg, this is a must visit.

Thank Mark&Rosa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

De Bamberger Dom is situated on a great spot, overlooking the city of Bamberg and some of it's surroundings. However, the interior was a great dissapointment. This has a couple of reasons: - The church is way to busy with tourists who don't give anything...More

Thank Arno F
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Went inside very nice, we were told by the guide, that it is the only church with a statue of a horse inside. The pipe organ has to be played by remote control, as the original area was built for the size of people of...More

1  Thank Craig R
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September 27, 2016|
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Response from Alexandra A | Reviewed this property |
Dear Sandhya Sorry i ve just seen your message ... too late i guess!!!!!. Maybe i can help next time Alexandra
Paul S
December 2, 2015|
Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We visited this year and I see from the plan that the Sacrament Chapel is marked number 13 and is on the left hand side entering from Adam's Portal just before The Chapel of the Nail. Hope this helps.
Mary W
August 16, 2015|
Response from ziko68 | Reviewed this property |
8:45, 10:15, 11:30 ('Gottesdienste' / 'Sonntag').