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Lubeck Cathedral

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Don't miss this, and take the time to walk around outside the Cathedral to admire the sheer size of... read more

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Nathan K
Dragoer, Denmark
Beautiful old cathedral from the 12th century

The crucifix and old clock are true works of art. This is an impressive cathedral and is a must... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
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Muehlendamm 2, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't miss this, and take the time to walk around outside the Cathedral to admire the sheer size of the structure. Bask in its enormity. If the air is warm, find a nearby park bench. Then go inside, and be amazed at the grandeur of...More

Thank Nathan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

…. definitely worth the walk, even it not always recommended in the tour books. It feels like it is on the outskirts of the town, although it is still on the island that define Lubeck proper. A Lutheran church, now cathedral, like no other (a.k.a....More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

The crucifix and old clock are true works of art. This is an impressive cathedral and is a must visit in Lubek.

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

The baroque tombs were the big highlight here. Other art was eclectic, some old, some new. It's a light, bright space.

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

As we had to leave Lubeck by 9:30 AM, we missed the inside. I gave an account of the inside from two previous trips to my gal, and she wished we didn't have to leave so early and miss it. Outside is a lion statue...More

Thank joepaulsenngoro2
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Lubeck Cathedral is often confused with the St Marien church near the Rathaus. Both are worth a visit. The Dom or Cathedral is on the E edge of Lubeck's old island center. It's near the St Annen-Museum. Another red-brick Gothic masterpiece. But the special draw...More

Thank KennethEast
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This cathedral is very interesting but not gentle or relaxing. It is quite stark but dramatic. Very unusual

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We went here shortly before closing time so could see much of the church. But what we saw was quite monumental, intimidating even. The interior of the church is vast and - for a protestant church - rather extensively decorated. In it’s size and monumentalism...More

Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 12 March 2018

So much wonderful detail in this magnificent cathedral. The graceful carvings of the screen are outstanding as is the clock -study the eyes in the sun - they move every second. We met Herr Norkowoski again he is a volunteer guide and he helpfully pointed...More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Lübeck Cathedral is a large brick-built Lutheran cathedral in Lübeck, Germany UNESCO World Heritage Site, founded in 1173 by Henry the Lion. The cathedral completely burned down during the air raids in 1942. Reconstruction of the cathedral took several decades, and was completed in 1982....More

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Jim M
16 June 2018|
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Most of the surrounding area is accessible. For the entrance I'm not 100% sure