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Diocesan Museum (Diozesan Museum)

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Address: Mainz Cathedral | 3 Domstrasse, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: +49 6131 253344
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Situated next to the Martinsdom, this museum has a rotating collection of...

Situated next to the Martinsdom, this museum has a rotating collection of religious art and a picturesque courtyard.

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Museum in the heart of Mainz

Located just next to Mainzer Dom , there you can find World-famous early-Gothic figures, taken from the former western rood screen, can be seen in the vaulted halls, which date... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Elena F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located just next to Mainzer Dom , there you can find World-famous early-Gothic figures, taken from the former western rood screen, can be seen in the vaulted halls, which date from the time of the Swabian dynasty in the Middle Ages.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We went back to the Cathedral a second time, partly in order to gain access to the museum associated with it. It was a disappointment. The brief history provided (at least for those who don't read German) indicated that the Cathedral had lost most of its treasure over the years, and sure enough, there was not much to see. In... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Photography in the main museum is not allowed indoors. Within the Mainz Cathedral and in the outdoor cloisters, it is, regardless of what any cranky locals say. Take photos in a discrete manner with no flash or tripod and it should be no problem. The Mainzer Dom, (Martinsdom or, officially, Der Hohe Dom zu Mainz), was founded in 975 or... More 

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