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A magnificent cathedral in ancient Bamberg.

The shere size of the cathedral is enough to make you go "WOW!", but spend an hour inside it... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2012
TheShis
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Tel Aviv, Israel
One of the most wonderful cities in the world!!

When you have a chance visiting Germany see if you can go to Bamberg, the 1000+ year old city in... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2012
Inakika3
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 10 February 2012

The shere size of the cathedral is enough to make you go "WOW!", but spend an hour inside it, exploring its wonderful statues, carvings, grottos, altars and organ - for the whole thing. Bamberg cathedral is a beautiful example of a late romanesque building and...More

Date of experience: July 2011
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Reviewed 30 January 2012

When you have a chance visiting Germany see if you can go to Bamberg, the 1000+ year old city in Frankonia, Bavaria, Germany!! It is the one of the most gorgeous places I have seen and I love to come back many more times. Its...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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Reviewed 29 January 2012

A nice cathedral to spend an hour touring. There is the tomb of an old German King and also the tomb of a Pope. Nice cathedral, nothing compared to Straßbourg or Notre Dame, but still very nice.

Date of experience: January 2012
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Reviewed 27 January 2012

The Kaiserdom towers over the old town and it is pretty easy to find. In itself it is a very majestical church with a large and oicturesque altar, pretty nice windows and a statue of the Bamberger Reiter (horserider) a mythical figure with unknown origin....More

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank Florian254
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Also known as Kaiserdom is located in old city of Bamberg. Next to Altes Residens and Altes Hofhaltun, it makes beautiful and picturesque sights. Climb up onto the balcony of cathedral for breathtaking view of Bamberg. The Old town of Bamberg including Cathedral listed to...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed 19 January 2012

Its not the biggest or the best, but it has the feel of a great church as well as the points of interest of a real monument.

Date of experience: January 2012
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Reviewed 17 January 2012

This is a beautiful church both outside as well as inside. Nothing too dramatic, just beautiful. The detail in the sculptures & carvings are really good! Beautiful organ as well

Date of experience: December 2011
2  Thank SuperK1
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Along with the cathedrals Trier and Speyer, this one is one of the classics of the genre, Both inside and out, the cathedral drips of history and classical art. It is not to be missed.

Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 4 November 2011

In scale, overall artistic quality, specific items - the tombs, triptychs, carvings, choir stalls, Bishop's throne, and the famous Bamberg Rider statue, and state of repair, this is a must-see cathedral.

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank Asta365
Reviewed 28 September 2011

Was undergoing renovation this last visit. Dom is atop one of hills that reminds Bamberg with Rome. Interior has some nice paintings and statues. Pope Clemente buried here one can meditate near his grave

Date of experience: September 2011
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Response from Alexandra A | Reviewed this property |
Dear Sandhya Sorry i ve just seen your message ... too late i guess!!!!!. Maybe i can help next time Alexandra
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Hi, We visited this year and I see from the plan that the Sacrament Chapel is marked number 13 and is on the left hand side entering from Adam's Portal just before The Chapel of the Nail. Hope this helps.
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