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St. Johannis

Burggasse 20, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 5011
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Pleasant visit

Walking around the old town we called in briefly on Christmas Eve when there was a service... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
roy v
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Traralgon, Australia
A simple but peaceful church

St. Johannis was a Catholic Church located along the shopping street in Rothenburg. It was red in... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good70%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
25 Dec 2017
“Pleasant visit”
4 Dec 2017
“Place of peace”
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Burggasse 20, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 9861 5011
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Walking around the old town we called in briefly on Christmas Eve when there was a service happening, that seemed very nice as it seemed to be involving children a lot . We returned today when it was empty to have more of a look...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

St. Johannis was a Catholic Church located along the shopping street in Rothenburg. It was red in color but looked simple on the external facade. If you paid a visit inside, you would find that it was equally simple, modern and peaceful inside. Nice to...More

Thank YTCHENG
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Worth stopping because it is nice and offers some minute of peace from the crowds in the XMas markets outside. It is a Catholic Church, the interiors are simple as the facade.

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

I always find this a nice place to visit. It is an old church, but a clean modern and simple inside. Beautiful church!

Thank Dr-Ing-Dchen
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

First I would like to note that the address for this church is wrong as it is on Schmiedgass right near the Criminal Museum. It is a pretty red church and was nice and warm on a cold December morning. Even with it being on...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The only active Catholic parish in Rothenburg. The historic exterior architect was retained while rehabbing the interior in modern German style - efficient & minimalist to serve the parish. Stained glass windows beautiful.

1  Thank Inquilinus
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

The audio guide is a great deal! two tour (art history and spiritual), two organ concerts, and several options for additional information. The gift shop sells items made in the sister city in an African nation. Beautiful woodcrafts with religious and non-religious themes.

1  Thank reisenfrau
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

Quite simple for a catholic church but probably as much because of the purist protestant competition which dominates the town. Lovely slanting light through the arch windows. For once understatement wins the day.

1  Thank peter g
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

This is a very, very old Catholic church and it is still in service today. It is worth a visit to see the simplicity of the inside.

2  Thank FlashVirginiaUSA
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Let me preface this by stating that I am an old church fan, and Catholic so my comments come from my particular cultural background. Firstly, Rothenburg was/is a "Protestant" town and fought on the Protestant side during the 30 years war. This is the only...More

1  Thank Anrando
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