St. Peter's Church

Landkirchen, Germany

St. Peter's Church (Petrikirche) is a hall church with three naves that was built around 1230 on a small hill in Landkirchen. The brick building only features a small ridge turret. The wooden church tower that stands a few metres away was erected in 1638.



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Founded: 1230
Category: Religious sites in Germany
Historical period: Hohenstaufen Dynasty (Germany)


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Insel Lets'Play (2 years ago)
Sehr schöne Kirche und nette Mitarbeiter und Pastor
Hymeteron MacLeod (2 years ago)
Dort wird ein gruseliger Todeskult praktiziert. Im Gebäude ist ein Folterwerkzeug aus der Antike aufgebaut. Unbedingt von Kindern fern halten!
Wolf-Dietrich Bartsch (3 years ago)
Mit dem Fahrrad auf dem Mönchsweg unterwegs. Da ist die Kirche in Landkirchen schon ein besonderes Schmuckstück. Die sehenswerte Innenausstattung lässt einen gerne einen Moment länger im Kirchenschiff verweilen. Und einen Stempel für das Pilgerheft gab es auch.
Kai Warmus (3 years ago)
Die in alten Urkunden Landt Kercke genannte Petrikirche in Landkirchen ist etwa gleich alt wie die Kirche St. Nikolai in Burg. Bei beiden Kirchen ist das genaue Datum des Baubeginns nicht eindeutig zu ermitteln, es wird aber um 1230 vermutet. Bei beiden Kirchen sind sowohl romanische, als auch Frühgotische Einflüsse zu erkennen. Die Petrikirche war aber auch weltliches Zentrum. aus diesem Grund befand sich der Landesblock auch in der Kirche. Er ist auch heute noch in der Kirche. Mehr dazu findet man auf Wikipedia. Ansonsten ist die Kirche einen Ausflug wert!
Michael Wieske (3 years ago)
Eine tolle und sehenswerte Kirche, hilfsbereiter Service und ein moderner Pastor sind das Ergebnis für 5*
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