Paderborn Cathedral (Dom zu Paderborn), Paderborn
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Paderborn Cathedral (Dom zu Paderborn) is dedicated to St. Mary, St. Kilian, and St. Liborius. The cathedral, largely dating from the 13th century, is popular for its Romanesque-Gothic architecture. In the inner courtyard, you can see "Window of Three Hares," a famous 16th-century carving that depicts three rabbits in a triangle. This symbol can be found throughout the city as well. Arrange your visit to Paderborn Cathedral (Dom zu Paderborn) and discover more family-friendly attractions in Paderborn using our Paderborn tour planner.
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  • This building can be seen from miles away so I was drawn to it when visiting Paderborn. It is steeped in history with its stain glass windows and various structures. It is a very powerful place of wor...  more »
  • It was stepping back in time ,it is one of the few building that survived the war the history to be seen there cannot be described it has to be seen to be appreciated it is a majestic stucture 
  • Very impressive to walk there. Beautiful stained-glass Windows, very nicely done. This article also describes how the Church has been destroyed in the war and rebuilt.
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  • Amazing and huge cathedral. Definitely worth a visit.
  • Wunderschöner Dom und abwechslungsreiche Predigten. Ist natürlich zu Libori am schönsten ;-)
  • I can advise only each time to visit a guide in the Cathedral. It is really very interesting.
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  • A very impressive structure that everyone should see. "Three-Hare window" remember a visit where to pay
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  • The brightness inside is impressive. Worth seeing are also the crypt and especially the cloister.
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