Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), Frankfurt

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Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), one of the finest examples of Gothic style in Germany, opened its doors in the 14th century. Built on the foundation of an even older church, the cathedral features a restored, 95 m (311 ft) tall spire with great views from the top. The spire survived a fire in 1867 and a fire during World War II that burned the interior. The building was reconstructed in the 1950s. Inside, you can see the supposed skull fragment of St. Bartholomew.The museum in the cloister houses a collection of artifacts discovered nearby. Plan a Frankfurt trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • In a day, walking you arrive from the central station to the Cathedral. The visit is free. It has stunning pictures and its style made with red sandstone catches the eye. It has several original sizes. Several German emperors were crowned there.
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  • Quite interesting and working very well. A former inmate was selling his book in situ when we were there. He talked about life on the place a little bit.  more »
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