St. Lawrence's Church

Dikrech, Luxembourg

The 'Old Church' of Diekirch with its two naves in Gothic style, dates back to 1467. In the Merovingian period (6th and 7th centuries), a pre-Romanesque church was built in the place of a Gallo-Roman sanctuary, certain parts of whose walls are still visible today. In the 11th century, this building was replaced by a Romanesque church, whose tour has been kept (12th century). Inside, the church has fine frescoes dating from the 16th and 17th centuries. In 1960, a cemetery, probably from the Merovingian period, was discovered underneath the church.

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werner schmitz (3 months ago)
A place of calm and contemplation
Thomas Becker (2 years ago)
Beautiful church
Rene Gensert (2 years ago)
Markus Robbe (2 years ago)
Worth seeing baroque equipment.
Willi Etges (3 years ago)
Sehr schöne, im Herzen des Weinortes gelegene katholische Kirche, die im Inneren mit sehr vielen kleinen und großen, sowie liebevoll gepflegten Details aufwartet. - Unbedingt einen Besuch wert.
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