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A beautiful church

This is a very distinctive church, old but in excellent shape, and made of red brick. There are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Impressive huge Gothic church

Our guide, Ulf, for our ship's tour from Warnemunde (about 40 minute drive) was very knowledgable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elga K
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Klosterstr. 2, 18209 Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very distinctive church, old but in excellent shape, and made of red brick. There are well preserved tombs, seats, stained glass, etc. Sometimes churches tend to be same-old same-old, even if attractive, but this one is has a unique flavour

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Ulf, for our ship's tour from Warnemunde (about 40 minute drive) was very knowledgable. The history is fascinating. The red bricks were each made by hand for this enormous structure.

Thank Elga K
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited on an organised tour of Warnemunde where our cruise ship was docked. Well worth a visit. Not the most spectacular in terms of silver, gold etc that you find in other major minsters but what was there and how it was constructed was fascinating....More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is beautiful inside and outside. There is plenty of park and there are free toilets. This is a 13th Century building and a hidden gem. You can take photos inside but no flash is allowed but there is lots of light in the building...More

Thank sa1gon
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

A very impressive brick built church. We were lucky enough to have a guide who explained the history behind the building and about the tombs and items inside. Very attractive interior with some lovely stained glass windows. There are monuments to those that died in...More

Thank Phoenixm34
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a world heritage site. It began as a Catholic cathedral and Abbey and converted to a Lutheran church. It is still an active parish. Visiting hours are Monday through Saturday 9 am until 6 pm May through September, March, April & October 10...More

Thank Delbe M
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was our first stop on our countryside tour, and a beautiful place to visit. Gorgeous red brick and full of stained glass windows. The crypts inside of royalty are very ornate and the entire property sits amidst lush greenery.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 1 June 2018

One cannot help looking up and up in this magnificent place. No wonder it is being listed as a world heritage site.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We visited the Minster at Bad Doberan as part of an organised afternoon coach tour during a one day stopover at Warnemunde, and this was our first stop of the trip. The Minster is an impressive building in both its size and appearance being constructed...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

I have visited dozens of European cathedrals, including the most famous. The Münster at Bad Doberan offers a unique experience. The current structure is 850 years old. It is filled with priceless art and offers a fascinating view of the history of this less known...More

Thank John K
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