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St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche)

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful interior. Lots of small details and paintings, and a bit different ceiling ornament to many churches.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 183p_ivik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this church was so poignant given its history and connection with the peaceful revolution. Many thanks to the friendly man in the shop who put up with my terrible German to explain what it was like to be there during the 1989 demonstrations. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank happyclarry
Reviewed 11 February 2019

St. Nicholas Church is not to be missed in Leipzig. Moving from the station you run into it inevitably. The Church was built in 1165 after Leipzig received the status of the city. Naturally it was built in the Romanesque style. However, it looks younger...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Nikolaikirche is a study in contrast. The gothic exterior in autumnal colours did not prepare me for the light neo classical interiors. But the enjoyment was in the surprise! The various ceiling designs are so delightful and largely washed in light summery pastel tones. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Singaporelonegranger
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

It is hard to describe the beauty of this church. From the fronds leading out of the columns to the altar and the ceiling, it is simply a place of amazing beauty. When we were there two musicians were practicing for a concert with the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We used the audio tour of the church. It was well worth the time as you were given such great insight into the history of the church and the people of Leipzig.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Felt like the interior looks like an opera house. Love the ceiling!!! It was so relaxing, the pastel colors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JJFern
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Beautiful on the outside and inside. A point you can not miss in the city. After a great story and you can still learn more about the history of music and the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The interior of the church was very pink (not my favorite color) with a large pipe organ. The exterior was unimpressive, but next to a nice square.

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Moeandpumpkin
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Interesting interior, but the exterior is quite normal, nothing special. Inside is the right atmosphere.

Date of experience: September 2018
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