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Address: Windhoek, Namibia
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+264 61 236 002

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Nice to view from the outside. Beautiful iconic building of Windhoek. Good for a quick outside viewing.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Christus Kirche is situated in Robert Mugabe Avenue, Windhoek in front of the Government buildings.This is a beautiful church, inside and out.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to view from the outside. Beautiful iconic building of Windhoek. Good for a quick outside viewing.

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Thank Imke M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an interesting place to view - albeit from the outside only. When we visited the doors were firmly shut. Nowhere did it indicate when we could enter. It's a very obvious landmark in the middle of town and impossible to miss. Definitely has lots of old world German colonial charm. Ironically, the gold coloured monstrosity of an independence... More 

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Torun, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"half a loaf is better than no bread" as the proverb says. Windhoek is a city without much possibilities to do any visiting, so in this condition you will take a look on this church. Anywhere else it will be forgotten and not mentioned in guidebooks ;)

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Chichester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We were very fortunate to be allowed in to this pretty couch isolated on its own roundabout. There was to be a service after we were there. We were allowed into a gallery to look down on the nave. Usually I believe it is not open for viewing but the outside is well worth a look if you have time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Windhoek is a small City with few attractions This church was built by the Germans in the beginning the sec 20 The only different thing is the sign with all German's name Died in the Namibian's war.

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Macau, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I've been here 10 years before, and at that time it didn't have tall buildings nearby so it looked bigger. But it's like the main monument to see at Namibia's capital, so still worth a visit. I'd recommend visitors to go there on Sunday, because most other days it always has bus tours parked around it. Don't forget it's a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Pretty much the most distinctive sight in Windhoek, a good photo op in a lovely part of the city centre. It towers over the rest of the city, lovely inside but it's real majesty is its exterior.

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Torslanda
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

The Christuskirche is one of the mainattractions in Windhoek. It was built during the german period. I liked the mixture of architecture. Don´t miss it if you are here!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This church is tiny and beautiful. Next to parliament garden it is definitely a building you need to visit. From inside and outside it is a nice view. The church is in very good condition and still used with many active people.

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