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Church of St. Ulrich and St. Afra

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Beautiful and historic

This is a beautiful cathedral, but the real highlight was seeing the remains of St. Afra and going... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Banda-in-Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
Stunning architecture

Pay attention to the service timetables if you don't want to get caught up in one. So much to see... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Lorne H
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Ulrichplatz 19, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is a beautiful cathedral, but the real highlight was seeing the remains of St. Afra and going down into the crypt. Also be sure to check out the wrought iron work separating the church entrance from the nave. One of the gateways is a...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

It is an old church but worth to visit it at least one time. nice paintings, nice area ... However it is a bit scary somehow!!!

Thank Amir B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Pay attention to the service timetables if you don't want to get caught up in one. So much to see and the contrast between the churches is interesting.

Thank Lorne H
Reviewed 5 June 2018

It's a bit of walk, so consider if you have time for this, before going. Although the interior is quite nice, it is not much different from other Baroque Churches in this region.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Quite unknown but... absolutely one of the most spectacular Baroque church in Germany! Huge scenic "machinery", quite theatrical, in the three imposing painted wood altars. Late Gothic and Baroque architecture wonderfully interlaced in the interior in a neverending surprise for your eyes! In the attached,...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

A bit out from the centre but it is well worth making the effort to get there The walk from the centre along the street lined with the palaces is impressive enough and the view of church at the end of the street is stunning....More

Thank John-Kaye5
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We visited the church without any idea what to expect and we were suprised by the Quality of the interior.

Thank altbier
Reviewed 30 June 2017

At the end of Maximillian strasse, a magnificent catholic church with the Lutheran church (smaller and less fancy) attached. Do not miss the collection of Russian style icons.

Thank CintiKidCincinnati
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The smaller church was closed. The main church had services and in progress. A very large structure. Sorry to not be able to stroll the whole internal area. Note: we found an older structure with no roof to the south of the large church. Was...More

Thank stephenf497
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Topped by what are almost Russian style onion domes this church looks quite different from the exterior and is well worth a visit to see the three huge carved alters that rise almost to the very high ceiling.

Thank PeterAZ
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