Hamburg Cathedral

Hamburg, Germany

St. Mary's Cathedral stands in Danziger Straße and was built between 1890 and 1893 to the designs of Arnold Güldenpfennig. The church was erected in Romanesque revival style at the instigation of Bishop Bernhard Höting of Osnabrück, then simultaneously officiating as Vicar Apostolic of the Vicariate Apostolic of the Nordic Missions of Germany, then competent for Hamburg's Catholics. It was the first new Roman Catholic church built in Hamburg since the Reformation.

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Founded: 1890-1893
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: German Empire (Germany)

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Alisha Loy (15 months ago)
Calm and peaceful place
Kishore Surendra (2 years ago)
Huge, appealing and beautiful structure with a large courtyard. Peaceful during Sunday prayers. Location: Walkable from the Hauptbahnof, and parallel to the commercial shopping areas on Gurlittstrasse.
Javier Quintero (2 years ago)
Modern church with couple of art builds to discover and very nice "retablo"
Stephanie Knowles (2 years ago)
Very modern, but not very well signposted.
Adam VVo (2 years ago)
Not that old church, but very suitable for self-communing, meditation, moment of reflection.
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