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This church is beautiful! It's worth sticking your head in the door and taking a few photos inside... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carlene P
Las Vegas, Nevada
Beautiful church and I don't like baroque.

We would have missed this church had it not been for the Bach organ music coming from the interior... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Augustinerstr. 34, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church is beautiful! It's worth sticking your head in the door and taking a few photos inside. It's located in a beautiful shopping and restaurant area, so plan to spend a couple hours looking around and taking pictures!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Carlene P
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We would have missed this church had it not been for the Bach organ music coming from the interior. The outside is being repaired or renovated. When we got inside we found a lovely baroque church with painted walls and ceilings. This is not usually...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Thegreentrader
Reviewed 20 June 2017

If you appreciate old architecture and painted vaulted ceilings this is a must see. I have to say from outside you wonder exactly how the upper section of the facade stays in place, but just stick your head through the door and you will be...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Linda4nature
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

An unexpected find on the way from Romanische Theater station to the Dom. Different from typical churches in Germany. Beautiful ceiling paintings. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Tongtonky
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Augustiner Kirche is located Close to the Dom and in the middle of the old part of Mainz. You could first visit the open market with colourful flowers and vegetables, have a glass of local wine there with Fleischwurst (Special Kind of sausage) and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank ingrid656
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Pretty and magnificent façade of the towering church stands out and caught the attention of everyone. It brings awe the moment you step into the church with the impressive gilded interior in its original state and ceiling frescoes depicting the life of St. Augustine and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank zen_lwz
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The church is located in the heart of Mainz, close to the cathedral - about two minutes walk. It is hidden among other buildings and to the street goes just with the facade, which is notable for the sculpture group above the portal with the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Located in the Aldstadt, St Augustine's Church is open pretty much all the time. There are church services, but during the weekdays, it is open to the public. From the outside, it looks like a lovely old building with statues that suggests something special inside....More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank watashiwagenki
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Gorgeous Baroc church. Check the ceiling, really pretty, just sit and stare for a while, you'll keep seeing more the longer you watch.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank drakakoe
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is a beautiful 18th century church, located in central Mainz. The most striking aspect of this church is undoubtedly its stunning ceiling with its beautiful colors. However, the altar and the organ are impressive as well. The acoustics in the church is absolutely wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank TheShis
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Fariha F
21 July 2018|
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It's A working church. It's free.