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Not be missed when staying in Amberg.. interesting anterior .. try to attend a church service... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Cairns, Australia
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Shopping, coffee & culture

Short trip to do some shopping, have a coffee, visit a doctor and enjoy the architecture of this... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Bettina S
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15 Jul 2018
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3 Oct 2016
“Shopping, coffee & culture ”
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Marktplatz 2, 92224 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Not be missed when staying in Amberg.. interesting anterior .. try to attend a church service... interesting restaurants just outside the church away from the marketplace

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank petermuelleraus
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Short trip to do some shopping, have a coffee, visit a doctor and enjoy the architecture of this town and especially the basilica. If you are in Amber go see this church it is smack dead in the middle of town.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bettina S
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The Basilika is not quite as ornate as the St Georg church, but it is pretty amazing as well. A nice stop for 10-15 min. Unfortunately most of the church was closed when we went, so we were just able to look around from the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful place for worship. This very old basilica has been fully restored with wonderful wall art and religious statues. The sound of the organ on Sunday mass is incredible. If you are interested in architecture you must visit this church.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank heinzalbert
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

A beautiful and quite Church, centrally located in the middle of downtown Amberg. Fascinating architecture!!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank jessicah557
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Located at the main square, this is a must see in Amberg. Historical and imponent building. Normally still under restoration.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank PauloMarinho
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Wow. Definitely worth a stop. Beautiful and ornate. There is an informative wall to provide background. The church was built over the years and is beautiful inside. The steeple is being refurbished at this time. Started in 1421 and took many years to complete. There...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank NavyCVSixtyFour
Reviewed 23 August 2015

A giant church welcome you right after you have entered Amberg. Size is not the only impression but the different forms of art. I like particularly the paintings shown in the uploaded photo. http://hkindependent-traveller-croatia.blogspot.hk/2015/06/amberg.html

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank MeyanY_12
Reviewed 15 August 2015

A reflective and meditative place funded largely by local merchants, it is worth stopping by. It's a quiet alternative to the bustle outside,

Date of experience: August 2015
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