Saalkirche, today a Protestant church, was constructed on a cross‐shaped floor in the 10th century as a further sacral building in the Ingelheim Pfalz. Thus the imperial palace reached its closed U‐shaped form, which had already been foreseen in the Carolingian building concept. In the following centuries the church was constantly remodelled, mainly in the 12th century. Integrated into a monastery in 1345, the church overcame the resettlement of the former Pfalz area, the so‐called ‘Ingelheimer Saal’ to which the name of the church refers. Given up in course of Reformation the building became dilapidated. In 1965 its reconstruction was completed. A small exhibition on the Ottonian period of the Pfalz was opened inside in 2004.

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Founded: 10th century
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: East Francia (Germany)

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Yvonne “Yvonne” G. (7 months ago)
TV service from the Protestant hall church. A joke. There were only Catholic singers in Protestant services. Doesn't your community have good singers? I thought this was a Protestant church choir. Especially since the quality of the performance left a lot to be desired.
Andreas Ebeling (10 months ago)
Today's Protestant Christmas Vespers was a wonderful service. You can clearly see that the Gospel is the focus here. The musical accompaniment by the children's and youth choir and the soloists is always particularly impressive. Your church services are real resting points and real refueling during this time - God bless you!
Полина Осипова (11 months ago)
Often sing there with our choir! I almost feel a bit like home !!
Thomas Moser (11 months ago)
The Saalkirche Ingelheim is known for the television services on ZDF. It's very interesting inside and beautiful on the outside too. The pastor is really nice both on TV and in real life.
Antonia Schort (12 months ago)
Very beautiful old church, with a historical background, the original part of the church belonged to the imperial palace.
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