Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), Frankfurt

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Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), one of the finest examples of Gothic style in Germany, opened its doors in the 14th century. Built on the foundation of an even older church, the cathedral features a restored, 95 m (311 ft) tall spire with great views from the top. The spire survived a fire in 1867 and a fire during World War II that burned the interior. The building was reconstructed in the 1950s. Inside, you can see the supposed skull fragment of St. Bartholomew.The museum in the cloister houses a collection of artifacts discovered nearby. Plan a Frankfurt trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • So the story goes like this...this church was one of the only building in Frankfurt that made it through the world wars. Not only because it was a church but because it was so tall that the allies...  more »
  • Like so many other historic churches that we have visited across Europe, this cathedral was rich with numerous artistic and cultural elements on the inside, such as stained glass, statues, and...  more »
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