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Interesting church

Beautiful windows with unusual details. Still a working church and a performance venue. Loved the... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
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A must-visit when in Tübingen

The "Stiftskirche" and its tower are a highly visible landmark of Tübingen, situated between... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Heidelberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful windows with unusual details. Still a working church and a performance venue. Loved the stained glass windows

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank dixongreene
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The "Stiftskirche" and its tower are a highly visible landmark of Tübingen, situated between Österberg and Spitzberg. The tower with its famous bells is open to the public - visitors can enjoy a 360-degree panoramic view of the Neckar and Ammer Valley and the Altstadt....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

A must to visit when in Tubingen, just to see the modern design windows. The organist was practicing when we attended on a Friday morning the sound was reverberating around the church. An interesting feature were the large vaults located behind the altar. Unfortunately access...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank John I
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A really nice church, for only 1 euro or 50 cents if you are a student, you can climb to the top and have a marvellous panoramic view of the city! Ok, the stairs are narrow and it is a bit annoying because you have...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This church is lovely both inside and out and when we visited on a weekday it was bustling with students, again, both inside and out. A real treat for us was listening to some students practicing on the pipe organ!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice inside the church. Climb up to the top of the bell tower for a small charge. Very healthy climb up steep spiral staircase. Worth the climb for a great view of the old city.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank C671TOrickp
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful. Amazing. We paid the 1€ to climb the tower. Wow. What a beautiful view. Just breathtaking. We were then bessed by being able to watch the choir practice.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Collierfireteam
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate to arrive when the organist was practicing. This seems to be a well kept and well used church. The day we arrived musicians were arriving for a concert. I am told the church is regularly used for various events. You can pay...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JeniseL_12
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This beautiful old church has majestic bells that echo through the Aldstadt. On some days (but not others) you can climb to the top for one euro and get a spectacular view of the city. Trouble is, you don't know in advance which days will...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JMac2484
Reviewed 1 December 2016

when i visited someone practiced the pipe organ so it was really relaxing and great feeling to have a little break

Date of experience: November 2016
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