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Address: Flachsmarkt, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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020120369
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An old church with new addition

Usually churches are either reconstructed as they were originaly or, they made it more simple. This is an example where they added a part to the existing chruch, full with blue... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 July 2015
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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

Usually churches are either reconstructed as they were originaly or, they made it more simple. This is an example where they added a part to the existing chruch, full with blue glasses. It is just great.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

This is the oldest protestant church in the centre of Essen, built in the 11th century it provided the platform for the reformation in Essen in 1563. While there is a tendency to keep historic buildings as they are, the Marktkirche is a notable exception: in 2006 it saw the addition of the new West Choir made of 50 blue... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

THis old church has been restored and has a surprising blue glass chancel - worth a short visit if you are nearby

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