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Sankt Jacobi

Jakobikirchhof 22, 20095 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 3037370
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Quiet time for reflection at 12:30pm with friendly pastor and Bach. And church cafe!

We stopped just before lunch for 30 mins "pause" with a pastor reading from the Bible and a short... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
AJG_Ipswich
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
A lovely church.

This is a lovely and tranquil church. While the church's exterior looks wonderful, the interior... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
TheShis
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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15 Mar 2017
“Quiet time for reflection at 12:30pm with friendly pastor and Bach. And church cafe!”
11 Mar 2017
“A lovely church.”
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Jakobikirchhof 22, 20095 Hamburg, Germany
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+49 40 3037370
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stopped just before lunch for 30 mins "pause" with a pastor reading from the Bible and a short reflection and prayers interspersed with Bach organ chorale preludes on the historic organ. Even without really understanding the German (we just about worked out where the...More

Thank AJG_Ipswich
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a lovely and tranquil church. While the church's exterior looks wonderful, the interior isn't as opulent as we'd thought it'd be. Having said that, the organ is quite impressive and beautiful, as is the high altar. Worth a 5-minute visit.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Schnitger organ is one of the oldest and best in Europe. There are regular weekly recitals and it is certainly worth trying to catch one.

Thank Judi T
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Sankt Jacobi is a very good church, it is standing out in the air majestically, it is also very good inside, calm and pleasant. very good experience

Thank Don_Momchilio
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

This beautiful old catholic church is the "pilgrim church" of Hamburg & the pilgrim door from where pilgrims in the Middle Ages set off for Santiago de Compostela, Trondheim, Jerusalem & Rome can still be seen. The church has a beautiful & well maintained organ...More

1  Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 24 July 2013

When we visit it there were also wood sculpture exhibition. Church is operational and has daily messa.

1  Thank Max S
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