St. Peter's Church

Lübeck, Germany

St. Peter's Church, once three-naved, was built between 1227 and 1250 and expanded in the 15th and 16th century to a five-naved Gothic hall church. The church roof was destroyed during the Second World War and was provided with an emergency roof in 1960. Reconstruction was only completed in 1987.

Nowadays, St. Peter's is no longer used as a church. Instead, the 800-year-old light and airy church interior has evolved into a vibrant centre for events and exhibitions. A large arts and crafts market takes place here during the Christmas period.

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Founded: 1227-1250
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: Hohenstaufen Dynasty (Germany)

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www.luebeck-tourism.de

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I. Cassiopea Leljak (7 months ago)
It a great view from the top of the Church
phhpro (7 months ago)
i just love the way they built things like that. impossible today
SH (2 years ago)
Must do when you are in Lübeck and has a good weather. Ticket for adults 4€ and you dont need to climb the stairs. It has a lift ?
Mahyar Taghizadeh (2 years ago)
Amazing view of the city.
Shin Grey (2 years ago)
Perfect place to view Lübeck, if you come to Lübeck for the first time this is the place you should visit
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