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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  • August 18, 2017
    It is not the best in my opinion, but we are talking about imposing Gothic cathedrals, and this is one of them. I would also point out the body of important dimensions.
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  • August 17, 2017
    In Frankfurt most middle ages seems to be building. As you exit the Metro was towering in front of me. For entering the Cathedral inside ticket, so wanted EUR 3 x 3 I noticed people, from the small entrance into the failed. Just climb the narrow staircase and without observation deck at the top, looking down from the window of the iron-barred window with only. I take a still photo. Inside of the Cathedral was worthy of a solemn atmosphere.
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  • August 17, 2017
    Imposing, located in the city centre, you can also visit the tower and enjoy the city views.
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