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"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
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Nikolaikirche (Church of St. Nicholai) Tips (15)

St Nicholaus Church

Saint Nicholas Church is one of the major churches of central Leipzig. Work on building it first began in 1165.Johann Sebastian Bach was the music director of Nikolaikirch, as well as of St. Thomas...
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IreneMcKay
Aug 28, 2016

St. Nicholas Church - Nikolaikirche

Located Southeast of Sachsenplatz, between Nikolaistrasse and Ritterstrasse The St. Nicholas Church with a striking tower (75 m high) has long been one of the most famous in Leipzig. It rose to...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Apr 27, 2013

The birthplace of the 1989`revolution

The Nikolaikirche is a beautiful church with very unusual columns - they don`t follow the architectural model of Greek-Roman columns from antiquity but end in a "floral" pattern, giving the...
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MichaelFalk1969
Jul 05, 2011

Nikolaikirche and the Revolution of 1989

This church has made history. From the prayers for peace that have taken place in Nikolaikirche every Monday night since 1982, the Monday demonstrations against the socialist regime started. The...
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Kathrin_E
Oct 11, 2009

Nikolaikirche and Old St. Nicholas's School

St.Nickolas church is the bigget church in Leipzig. It was built in the 12th century in Romanesque style but later (14th -16th centuries) some parts (like the naves and chapels) were rebuilt in gothic...
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mindcrime
Apr 13, 2009

St. Nicholas's Church

The oldest church in Leipzig can be seen on the road from the station to the city center, and its sits on this busy street, squashed in by all the shops and restaurants around, and dominated by the...
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antistar
Jul 30, 2006

Nikolaikirche

Nikolaikirche is Leipzig's oldest and biggest church. Consecreted in 1165, this Gothic church with a Romanesque west facade was "home" to Johann Sebastian Bach from 1723, when he became it's music...
Mariajoy
Apr 11, 2006

Nikolaikirche

One of the most famous churches and one of the most important buildings in recent German history. The interior of the church is very bright, very peaceful. A very special atmosphere, the silence seems...
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IceBear7
Apr 04, 2005

Nikolaikirche

Nikolaikirche is going through a major re-conditioning so it is close and I was able to only take a glance through some glass. The church is very spacious but simple, the exotic tone comes from the...
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cucaracha
Apr 15, 2004

Nikolaikirchhof square

Right next to St. Nicholas church you find Nikolaikirchhof square. In the middle of the square a copy of the unique pillars with palm tree like shape as to be seen inside St. Nicholas church was...
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german_eagle
Nov 11, 2003

Nikolaikirche (St. Nicholas church)

St. Nicholas is Leipzig's biggest church. The western front is clearly Romanesque style, built in 12th century. The three naves, choir and chapels were rebuilt in Gothic style from 14th to 16th...
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german_eagle
Nov 11, 2003

Nikolaikirche

Nikolaikirche with its well known Monday prayers as well as the 9 October 1989 stand for the break down of the DDR. The ceiling and the columns are amazing. The columns look like palmtrees. Also the...
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Jun 28, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Nikolaikirche (Church of St. Nicholai)

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Old City Hall

Leipzig's Old City Hall was built on the foundations of an earlier town hall in 1556. This building includes a ballroom, which has been used for ,among other things, the royal festivals of Saxon's...
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Gewandhaus

The Gewandhaus is the most famous concert hall in Leipzig; the present building ("Neues Gewandhaus") was established 1977. The first Gewandhaus was built in 1781; a second version was built 1884, but...
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Bach Monument/Museum

The Johann Sebastian Bach statue is located next to the Thomaskirche, built in honor of the great composer who lived and died in Leipzig from 1723 to 1750. During his Leipzig stay, Bach was...
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Auerbachs Keller

This restaurant in a cellar of the "Mädlerpassage" mall is one of oldest restaurants of Germany, with a service record back to the 16th century. There are two restaurants, one with a more traditional...
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Mendelsshohn House

Leipzig is famous for the musicians who lived and worked there. One of them is Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. His house in Leipzig is the only originally preserved residence of the composer. From 1845...
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Augustusburg Palace

The prominent location on the hilltop was already occupied in the middle ages. The Knights of Schellenberg built their castle here. Later the grounds became property of the Dukes and Electors of...
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