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Pretty old church in old town

Not the biggest, most beautiful or oldest, but should be seen if you are enjoying a walk through... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
690DaveV
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Mokena, Illinois
Lovely church

This is a simple yet lovely church in the center of Heidelberg. It may not be impressive as some... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
swtraveler15
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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This 12th-century church is the city's oldest.
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Ploeck 62, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

This beautiful, quiet church has a put up a prayer wall, you can write your prayers down and add them to the collection.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

Not the biggest, most beautiful or oldest, but should be seen if you are enjoying a walk through old town

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 690DaveV
Reviewed 7 January 2019

This is a simple yet lovely church in the center of Heidelberg. It may not be impressive as some other churches however it was beautiful in it's simplicity and charm.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

The most interesting sight is not Peterskirche itself but a beautiful building behind - University library. It is not even possible to take a normal picture of the church, because it is surrounded by other buildings.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Beautiful old church. Makes you think about how it was constructed in the era of no power tools. Lots of wooden supports are visible displaying the fine woodwork that was done hundreds of years ago.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kitty Y
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The simple stone church on market square has a nave with an aisle on either side and a single tower. The apse faces the market square while the entrance is on the other side. It has beautiful stained glass windows. During its history, the church...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you are a student of early architecture, stained glass and high ceilings, do not miss this magnificent church. It is just a show stopper.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This beautiful church of the holy spirit is worth a visit. It has beautiful window paintings and a nice organ. For only 2 euro’s you can climb the stairs from the tower to enjoy a fantastic view over the Neckar river and the old town...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank OceanShark
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We stopped in to take a look and saw a very peaceful church with old world charm. As I remember I noticed the organ pipes as being massive. This was in a area where there was a lot of shops and places to see. We...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Very clean looking Church, a bit on the modern side, with interesting chromo cross or whatever it is. The organ is massive.

Date of experience: April 2018
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