Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), Frankfurt

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Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), one of the finest examples of Gothic style in Germany, opened its doors in the 14th century. Built on the foundation of an even older church, the cathedral features a restored, 95 m (311 ft) tall spire with great views from the top. The spire survived a fire in 1867 and a fire during World War II that burned the interior. The building was reconstructed in the 1950s. Inside, you can see the supposed skull fragment of St. Bartholomew.The museum in the cloister houses a collection of artifacts discovered nearby. Plan a Frankfurt trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • Another amazing church that has been rebuilt to its past glory after WW2. All major churches in European cities are unique in their own way and this is no different  more »
  • Frankfurt vs. Church. The square next to the Kaiser dome. Frankfrut cathedral. In other words, this Cathedral is the biggest church in Frankfurt. Completion point, 852. The Royal Chapel and the main parish church. The height of the Cathedral 95m. Currently, some of the renovation of the entire view is a little unfortunate.
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  • First of all, a warning - I assume this is because of the renovations going on, but there are minimal signs before you get to the actual climb up the stairs. As it is old, it is extremely narrow in so...  more »
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