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Address: Torvet, Ribe, Esbjerg 6760, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 75 42 06 19
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Beautiful, Old, Romanesque Cathedral

Ribe Cathedral is one of Denmark´s eldest churches and build in Romanesque style. Several kings are buried in this church. Try to walk up the short of 250 steps of the Tower... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
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Marbella, Spain
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Think it says that's it voted one of best cathedrals around (probably just in Europe) bit not sure why on basis of a quick gander

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Marbella, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Ribe Cathedral is one of Denmark´s eldest churches and build in Romanesque style. Several kings are buried in this church. Try to walk up the short of 250 steps of the Tower ( Borgertårnet ) from where you have a nice view over the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting to visit this Dome 900 Years old. The surrounding has been expertly restored and the combination of all old interior and new paintings by Carl Henning Pedersen is very interesting.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We found this old church, arguably The oldest one in Denmark, unimpressive both interior and exterior. While its look imposing for its gothic style we think this church looks average compared with other churches in Europe.

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Thank Suwatss
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have visited Ribe and walked through the whole centre, to Domkirke and the canal. Streets are full of beautiful old houses, it kind of looks like fairytale town. Domkirke itself is magnificent in the simple but eyes catching way, it really is very different from baroko churches in Czech Republic I am used to (and that I hate so... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

free to go into,,pay to climb the tower ,,recent refurb inside after flooding well worth a visit its in a small town ,not normal tourist place

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

It's virtually impossible to miss the church here in Ribe, right in the center of the Centrum, towers dominating the horizon. It's always amusing to take a tour of an historic structure in the US, be told it's "old" as in "built in 1900", as compared to Ribe where the houses and especially the church date back a millennium. We... More 

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Sokolov, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

The monumental church in the oldest town of Denmark in the middle of picturesque square. The ability to climb to the tower of church.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We struggled to get inside because of all the building works going on around it. However we did find it to be an interesting church and generally well maintained - like most churches in Denmark. It was not the most exciting or interesting church we had been to in the area but worth a visit if you are in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful church in the old town of Ribe with an interesting architecture. Highly recommended when you visit Ribe.

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