Stained Glass Windows at Catholic parish church St. Servatius (Siegburg) - NRW / Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry
N 50° 47.775 E 007° 12.440
32U E 373663 N 5628699
Quick Description: Huge Windows of the St. Servatius church.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 3/5/2017 3:45:01 AM
Waymark Code: WMV6PX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
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Long Description:
The church provides some very detaild stained glass windows.
Mostly you can walk in the church but only to the latticed barrier.
From there it is possible to shoot a foto of the three main windows.

About the hurch:

Source: (visit link)
"The first parish church was replaced by a new building around 1169. This is a basement basilica with a flattened middle nave. The side ships are arched. The western tower was increased by two to six floors at the beginning of the 13th century. A choir with three apses was built at the end of the 13th century by a master of transitional style, trained at Cologne cathedral hut. Around 1500, the center ship was brought to the same level with the main chancel by raising the upper-gabled walls; It was covered with star vaults."

Infos from the official tourism website:
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"The church of St. Servatius, directly adjacent to the market square in Siegburg, was built in the 12th and 13th centuries as a three-aisled basement basilica, making it the oldest surviving church in Siegburg.

In its treasury, the Romanesque-Gothic building is one of the most important religious treasures in the world, with richly ornamented shrines and bearers from late Romanesque times."
Type of building where window is located: Church

Kirchplatz St. Servatius
Siegburg , NRW Germany

Admission Charge: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Days of Operation: Mo - Sun

Hours of Operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 6:00 PM

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