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Hauptkirche St. Katharinen, Hamburg
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  • I'm glad I made the u-turn to visit, the stained glass windows are stunning to behold along with the ornate altar and huge hanging effigy of Christ on the cross. 
  • This main church situated at the edge of the warehouse district is still worth a visit perhaps not the most spectacular of the Hamburg-based churches, but in their impressive simplicity. And the location to Speicherstadt and HafenCity (where you can park fairly cheap) is simply ideal. On Sunday, a tower climb is possible.
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  • St. Katharinen is one of the five major Churches in Hamburg. It is situated on the picturesque by Zollkanal towards Speicherstadt. The Church was first mentioned in 1256. A renewal of the nave was completed in 1450. St. Katharinen was badly destroyed in July 1943. The reconstruction of the church stood on from 1950-1956, and the almost 117 meters high tower was finished the following year. From 2007 – 2013 the Church has undergone extensive restoration and church organ has come to in 2013.
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  • Simple interior of the Church in Protestant tradition. On the other hand the rich gold-decorated Baroque Spire.
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  • Great Church. The religious services and cultural events are excellent. A look at the calendar of events is always worthwhile. The Church was renovated extensively as well as the Johann Sebastian Bach Baroque organ. The smallest pipe measures a centimeter, the largest more than ten metres. St. Catherine is located at the Speicherstadt and HafenCity, has St. Catherine receive in addition a new Community area to the surrounding residential area and offers many facilities for children and young adults.
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  • Beautiful church. A visit is worthwhile. Great suitable also for a wedding.
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  • A highly recommended Evangelical Church in the warehouse district
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  • Today, will we see "Help us help" the 17 benefit concert of the Knights help Hamburg under the motto in St. Catherine's and are very excited. More details later.
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