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Dome Church / St. Mary's Church, Tallinn
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Rising above the medieval skyline of Toompea, Dome Church / St. Mary's Church is the seat of the Lutheran Archbishop of Tallinn and houses a host of notable tombs. Explore the spacious interior and its vaulted ceilings, replete with rich carved wooden furnishings and ornate chandeliers. Wander the nave and you'll find the graves of many prominent people from Tallinn's and Estonia's history from the 13th to the 18th centuries. Many house the remains of religious leaders and Swedish military officers from the era of the Thirty Years' War. Don't miss the series of intricate coats-of-arms adorning the walls, featuring family crests, heraldic imagery, and fierce creatures. For a sweeping view over the surrounding rooftops and old town, climb to the church tower's viewing platform. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Dome Church / St. Mary's Church by using our Tallinn trip itinerary planner.
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La chiesa non è niente di eccezionale, la differenza la fa la salita sulla cupola per vedere il panorama, pensavo in qualcosa di meglio.The Church is not anything fancy, the difference is the climb to the dome to see the view, I thought into something better.show original
街のどこにいても見つけられる 大聖堂です。 壁にかけられた紋章や暮石の数々で、 ここに沢山の人達がねむっていることが 理解できます。 大聖堂は入場料無しでも入り口付近を みることもできるようでしたが、 ぜひ中に入って祭壇や数々の 紋章、床をみることをおすすめします。 また、教会内は非常にくらいですが、 祭壇の窓から差し込む日差しが とても美しく、そとで鐘の音が 鳴っているときはとても幻想的に 見え... read more »It is found anywhere in the city's Cathedral. You can understand people lying here on the coat of arms was put on the wall of 暮石. It is recommended that was can be seen near the entrance to Cathedral with no admission fee also will take into the altar and coat of arms of the floor. In addition, the ringing of a Bell with the light shining through the window of the altar is very much in the Church, but very beautiful looks very fantastic. In the Cathedral is all views. As well, since the early hours and nobody sitting at the altar.show original
Tour guide spoke highly of this church so we returned the next day to take a look. There was no one else there except for a couple of people working - with one of them collecting entrance fee. We stoo... read more »
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