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Dom Zu Meissen (Meissen Cathedral), Meissen

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Originally constructed between the 13th and 15th centuries, Dom Zu Meissen (Meissen Cathedral) represents one of the finest examples of pure Gothic architecture in all of Germany. Marvel at the church's ornate towers, complete with intricate spires and flourishes, whose dark color starkly contrasts with the surrounding buildings. Explore the cathedral's interior, with its impressive vaulted ceilings and massive stone columns, a staple of the structure since medieval times. Don't miss the sweeping view over the rooftops of the nearby town. Be sure to check the website for information regarding tours, concerts, and religious services. Plan to visit Dom Zu Meissen (Meissen Cathedral) and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Meissen attractions using our Meissen holiday planner.
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  • Hotel old piano factory in 15 minutes on foot to reach. An imposing construction and to recommend anyone. He allows a great view of Meißen and the surrounding area. Really worth seeing.
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  • The main church was built between 1260 and 1410 in Gothic style by the Catholic Church. The two steeples weren't added until 1909, despite they are not that old they do look old and very beautiful. Si...  more »
  • Meissen Cathedral is a must when one is in Meissen and is located beside the Albrechtsburg (which is also a must!).
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