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A very interesting church built at right angles

This church had a display of how it looked before the war, and it was very interesting to compare... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Carol H
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New Boston, New Hampshire
Unusual

This is a pretty church on one corner of the large town center ,it is unusual inside as it hade two... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
lottie49
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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Marktplatz 36, 72250, Freudenstadt, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This church had a display of how it looked before the war, and it was very interesting to compare that to how it looked now.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carol H
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This is a pretty church on one corner of the large town center ,it is unusual inside as it hade two naves at right-angles one for men and one for woman,with minister in center..The church was badly bombed in ww2 and has been rebuilt very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The 400 year old church is located on one of the corners of the largest public square in Germany. The church features two perpendicular naves allowing men and women - the custom in older days - to be separated, the altar being at the focal...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank GaetanR92
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The church has been built with two naves at right-angles; originally the women sat in one nave and the men in the other. This ensured that everyone focused on the priest in the middle of the naves, rather than the men looking at the women...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Positioned in the corner of the marktplatz in Freudenstadt. We'll maintained and a great piece of history. The bells chime regularly too.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very interesting town Protestant church originally built in 1601 when this center of the town was designed. Destroyed mostly in 1945 but restored. Has 11th century baptismal font. Unusual design both inside and out.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

It is a lovely church within the marketplace of the city. They have pictures with the history of the church. It was very interesting to learn more about it

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Cozy church not looking like other grandeur church seen in major cities . We were in rehearssl of orchestra fantastic sound.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

I would recommend visiting this lovely old church,I loved the old photos on display that showed it going back in history.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank shonagh p
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We all know instinctively that churches are designed and built either on a rectangular or a cross-shaped pattern. Except that this one isn't - it was built with 2 almost identical naves at right angles to each other, with the altar at the intersection point....More

Date of experience: July 2015
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