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Beautiful cathedral and even the teenagers were impressed by it - easy to park not to far away... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
ipa811
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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If you are in Schleswig, the altar piece (triptych) made by Brüggemann is a must. It is 6.5 metres... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Pete189541
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

I'm not a medievalist, but this church could tel you why some are! Built in the 11th C AD, original features remain, but dont miss the life-size 14th C AD statues of Mary and the Magi, just beautiful! They say the place is haunted too and all... spooky! Actually , not really - just pretty amazing!

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Nordic wood carvings and the majesty. Beautiful old town. .quiet ambience, location, taste of Nordic history etc.
Thank you.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Norm O
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

This church has evolved over the centuries and this is how it feels. The outside looks a bit like Siena, with brickwork in stripes, but has a Romanesque doorway at the side and a close which feels like that of an English cathedral, except that the buildings look Danish. Inside it is an amazing mixture of decorated, painted, vaulted ceiling, Baroque pictures, an absolutely mind-blowing wooden altar piece and cloisters which have paintings on the ceilings of grosteque creatures which are half man, half beast. There is also an extremely strange stone gargoyle in the cloisters.

Allow yourself time to take all this in!

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Jane K
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Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

danish history . beautiful old church sloth many pictures and sarcofags. it was danish from 1030-1864. and now it's German

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Reviewed 6 January 2015

This church looks very impressive from far away, but also inside the church it is very impressive. If you are in the area this is something you really should see.

Date of experience: January 2015
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