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Cathedral of St. Mary

Cathedral of St. Mary

The late Gothic cathedral with its high-Gothic choir and Romanesque tower replaced the church built on this site for Bishop Boniface in 742. The central tower houses the "Gloriosa", the world’s largest medieval free-swinging bell.


May to October
Mon - Sat 9.30 am - 6 pm
Sun 1 pm - 6 pm

November to April
Mon - Sat 9.30 am - 5 pm
Sun 1 pm - 5 pm

Travel information

Tram: no. 2, 3 or 6 to Domplatz
By car: Domplatz multi-storey car park


Sightseeing for free

Guided tours

Groups up to 12 persons: € 5.50 per person
Groups up to 29 persons: € 4.50 per person

School classes: € 2.50 per person

Guided tours to the Gloriosa on request.


Winner: Germany´s Top100 sights

The Cathedral ist one of Germany's most popular sight in 2015. The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) is interested in gathering the most popular attractions. Travelers to Germany from over 40 countries named their personal favorite.

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