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St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)

Domfreihof 2, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 75801
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This 11th-century cathedral holds the tombs of several archbishops and displays an impressive collection of religious relics.
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Domfreihof 2, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 75801

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This church looks more like a fortress than a cathedral. It was started in XI century in a Romanesque style and Baroque chapel was added in XVIII century.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleasantly surprised by how many sights there were to see in Trier, all within walking distance of each other. We particularly loved the colors and contemporary stain glass window designs in St Peter's Cathedral. We wished that there was more information about them....More

Thank J-Period
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both outside and inside will let you fascinated. inside you can go almost everywhere and take pictures...a must...

1  Thank BrunoFrois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This pair of remarkable churches will be sure to impress even the most cynical of frequent travelers. A true feast for the eyes, nearly 5 expansions are on display for you to pick apart. Both churches were damaged during WW2, so some authenticity was forcibly...More

1  Thank Jessie O
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Another absolute must if in Trier. An architectural feast. Climb up to the top behind the alter and be prepared to be amazed.

1  Thank jtwoodfield
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We walked by here and decided to see the inside. It is very pretty and I saw some people with a tour guide. I always advise either reading about the history before, while touring , or hire a guide. It's important to know what you're...More

1  Thank LaurenAthaliaTravel
Reviewed 10 December 2017

An amazing Church to visit - very big and not decorated to impress, that is achieved all by itself with the wonderful architecture and history. Entrance is free and the sheer splendor of the building takes your breathe away. There is a small shop located...More

Thank sharjahsuzy
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Trier's cathedral is the oldest in Germany. Massive and fortress-like, it is a dominant Romanesque structure that epitomizes the town's ancient function as a citadel of the Roman Empire, both pagan and holy. The basic limestone structure dates from the 11th century, but the sandstone...More

1  Thank Mike K
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

It's so huge and beautiful, I was overwhelmed! It's really worth the visit if you're into architecture. You can also get in for free.

Thank Michaela K
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

A unique architectural marvel of early Middle Ages, very well keept and deconstructed, a grandiose legacy of passt generations. This cathedral reflects the economical power of this city and it's importance starting with the Roman times and dominating for over 1000 years the central european...More

1  Thank Adrians_Quests
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14 December 2016|
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Response from furaha1nl | Reviewed this property |
Dear Marco, The holy Rok is present in the Cathedral of Trier, but is only a view times a year shown to the people in a holy mess. So please if you want to see the Rok or Tunica contact the Tourist Information or the Dom... More
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