According to tradition, the Irish bishop Kilian were killed with his fellows at the site of today Neumünster church. Bishop Megingoz built the first church on the site as a memorial for martyrs in the 8th century.

The next church was built around 1060 and renewed in 1250. The current Baroque appearance dates from the 18th century (1711-1722). In World War II the church was partly destroyed and restored later.

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Founded: 1711-1722
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: Thirty Years War & Rise of Prussia (Germany)

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Sarah E-C (17 months ago)
Stunning architecture
Dagmar Georgiadou (2 years ago)
Beautiful church, worth visiting and enjoying the silence there. And the interior. And the coolness.
Vaikesh K P (3 years ago)
Best art in town
K Mezo (3 years ago)
very nice church, did not visit inside thou
Amod Godbole (3 years ago)
Definitely a wonderful architecture example of the city. Worth a visit inside
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