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Paderborn Cathedral (Dom zu Paderborn)

Paderborn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 5251 1251287
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What a stunning building. Wonderful architecture inside and out. Located at the top of the town... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
TopTravelerUK
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Symbol of the city

A stunning building to marvel at. For the best views of the Cathedral, take the footpath from the... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Antanas B
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London, United Kingdom
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Paderborn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

What a stunning building. Wonderful architecture inside and out. Located at the top of the town just a short walk to the shops and park. Open to all members of the public. We came past here on a walk in to the town and thought...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

A stunning building to marvel at. For the best views of the Cathedral, take the footpath from the park and climb up the hill towards the building. When inside, do not miss the crypt, which is one of the largest in Germany and the cloisters...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very impressed by this cathedral and its history and rebuilding after being badly damaged in WWll. Beautiful church, out-buildings, courtyards, crypts and of course the window of the three hares.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

An enlightening visit which my group of 4 really enjoyed. Everything went s in German which detracted from what we could get from the experience.

Thank Ian S
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Cathedral, breathtaking. This Cathedral is definitely worth a visit as you will be amazed by everything you see inside!!

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

A wonderful Dom, it is being , outside, repaired and renewed, but that in no way takes the beauty away from this magnificient Building.

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

I love cathedrals, you can see the part of the history, touch it and smell it. I like the hallway with jesus sacrifice sculptures on the wall.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful from the outside and inside. Incredible iron gates from the 1600's inside with 3D illusions giving the impression there is more depth. Walk around the whole church including the side altars. Don't miss the crypt it's amazing with the mosaics! And a peacock mosaic...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Some repair work but didnt stop us from enjoying the sights. Will be back again one day

Thank Roy P
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Monumental for those of you that are war enthusiasts and wish to gem up on history , this place is fascinating , close by at the airport is Fieldmarshall Goring's stronghold luftwaffe castle with its own small war museum , close by the train stations...More

Thank Simon E
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