St. Petri Dom Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Construction first began in 787 and is still largely built of sandstone, and is still standing today. It is a three-aisled pillar basilica with two crypts above which choirs rise, dating back to the 11th century. In the thirteenth century, vaults, chapels and the construction of a double tower facade were completed. The conversion to a late-Gothic hall church came to a halt by the entry of the Reformation. After years of neglect, an extensive restoration was carried out from 1888 to 1901

Come on a journey through more than 1200 years of exciting cathederal history. Marvel in the culture of Christian life through the centuaries in Bremen also understands important relationships of religion during European history.

Visit Germany. Epic German Adventure route © Monika Newbound

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