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Special guided tour "The Emperor and his Cathedral

© Copyright by United Cathedral Founders, Falko Matte

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Special guided tour on the beginnings of Merseburg Cathedral under Henry II.

In Merseburg Cathedral you will encounter the world-famous founder of the cathedral in numerous places: Emperor Heinrich II. Everywhere you will find evidence of the veneration of the holy imperial couple in the Middle Ages. No wonder, because with the consecration of Merseburg Cathedral, Merseburg received one of the most important cathedral buildings in Germany. In a unique special guided tour we will visit the Merseburg Cathedral of the 11th century.
Special guided tour on the beginnings of Merseburg Cathedral under Henry II.

In Merseburg Cathedral you will encounter the world-famous founder of the cathedral in numerous places: Emperor Heinrich II. Everywhere you will find evidence of the veneration of the holy imperial couple in the Middle Ages. No wonder, because with the consecration of Merseburg Cathedral, Merseburg received one of the most important cathedral buildings in Germany. In a unique special guided tour we travel through the Merseburg Cathedral of the 11th century, the time of the cathedral's construction and consecration. We will show you where you can still meet Emperor Heinrich II and his wife Kunigunde today and which myths entwine around the time of the cathedral's construction.
Due to the current regulations to contain the Corona pandemic, there is unfortunately only a limited number of visitors who are allowed to take part in the tour. Please purchase a ticket in good time via our online shop or register via our visitor service.
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  • Registration required
  • for all weathers

When:

Friday 29.10.21 17:00

Where:

Venue:

Merseburg Cathedral

Cathedral square 7
06217 Merseburg
Phone: +49 3461 / 210045
fax: +49 3461 / 720621
E-mail: fuehrung@merseburger-dom.de

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