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Quiet church in middle of tourist area

We passed this church a few times walking between our hotel and the main tourist areas of Berlin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barry A
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Historic church fending off tourists

It was begun in the Thirteenth century, and nearly demolished in WW2. Finally restored in the 2000s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bryan W
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pretty church is located near the red town hall building and not too far from Alexanderplatz. It is in quite good condition as it was extensively reconstructed after the war. Worth a quick look when you're in the area, but probably not worth a...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed this church a few times walking between our hotel and the main tourist areas of Berlin. It is a quiet little church overshadowed by the TV tower and the nearby Berlinner Dom but still worth a visit. Although a bit plain on the...More

Thank Barry A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was begun in the Thirteenth century, and nearly demolished in WW2. Finally restored in the 2000s I think. Under the towering central spike of East Germany, it kind of shows the resilience of faith, even in a post Christian land. They have a new...More

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This church was badly damaged by Allied bombing during WW2 and reconstructed by the East German authorities in the 50s. Not originally red brick exterior of course, but the interior which is light and airy retains many of the memorials and other features from the...More

Thank diver8264
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

In downtown Berlin overlooked by the TV tower is this beautiful and impressive brick built church. With a photo opportunity

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

In the shadow of the Fernsehturm ( Berlin T V Tower ) is the beautiful St Mary's Church ( Marienkirche ) . A really beautiful 13th century church that has stood on this spot since 1270. The church looks amazing the brickwork is fantastic, there's...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It is quite big and next to TV tower meaning it was there in the DDR during the cold war when religion was not in favour in the east. The church is beatifully restored and the sculptures are quite astonishing for such a small church....More

Thank Heikki600
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It is a really lovely building with an amazing arhitecture. The entrance into the church is free, which I found nice.

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Just a quick visit is needed to see the interior of this red brick church on Alexanderplatz. It, along with Nikolaikirche, is one of the older churches in Berlin. The church has retained its Gothic structure with an unimposing entrance and one tower. The exterior,...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Small church right by the Berlin TV tower. Big contrast after seeing the intricate interior of Berlin cathedral. The walls are all painted in white and there is a lot of natural sunlight giving it a very bright interior.

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