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Katholische Hofkirche: Tours & Tickets

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Also known as the Cathedral of St. Trinitatis, this is the Catholic Court Church. Houses a famous stone pulpit, 250-year-old organ and the tombs of Saxon rulers.
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Schloss Strasse 24, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
+49 351 4844712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Catholic church is one one of the nicest buildings in the Old Cit. It's exterior is very detailed and impressive. It dates back to circa 1750 and was originally built to rival the Protestant Frauenkirche. While the general population was Protestant its rulers were...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank HCovik
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral of Dresden is considered the most important Catholic Church of Dresden and one that has a lot of history. Built by the Catholic Monarchs of Saxony at a time when Saxony was majority protestant, I'm told by the guides that it had to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Interesting church. Sightly and worth for 5-10 minutes to spend on viewing and taking some pictures, if you are not far from this place.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank SilverOrlov
Reviewed 10 August 2019

Impressive church that has a beautiful exterior and interior. It's free to enter and is definitely worth stopping by for a look around.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Its-Me-Me
Reviewed 27 July 2019

Completely destroyed in 1945, rebuilt by 1962 by East German Government, Roman Catholic Cathedral of Holy Trinity stands on the bank of river Elbe. Beautiful structure inside and outside, it was never very popular in Dresden, because most of the City population were Protestants.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank podluka
Reviewed 19 July 2019

The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity is in close proximity to the Zwinger and statue of King August. It is one of the several must-see destinations around the Zwinger. The most prominent of the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity is the clock tower. In case...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank skwei
Reviewed 24 June 2019

The cathedral was beautiful inside and the gold and white of the altar and pulpit seemed to gleam in this old building.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank pjtakk
Reviewed 1 June 2019

This church is quite beautiful inside. The must-see for me was the modern Memory Chapel (for WWII) inside -- it is quite awesome.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TJandTR
Reviewed 4 May 2019

This is a beautiful church, but the chapels that look the more beautiful are behind the altar and not accessible. The church is all white on the inside which gives it an unassuming look. It is free to enter and you should expect to spend...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 20 April 2019

Augustus III ordered this church built between 1738-1751. The populace were Lutheran but the King was Catholic and built it as his private church. There is even a bridge that connects the Palace which was recently restored. The church was heavily damaged in the WWII...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Ray V | Reviewed this property |
No, one does not usually pay to visit an open church. Perhaps if it is being uded as a venue for an advertidrd concert. In that case you will surely find notices.
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