St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Hamburg Photos

St. Peter's Lutheran Church (Hauptkirche St. Petri) (c late 12thC, rebuilt 1849 after Great Fire) has the highest viewing platform (544 steps) in Hamburg. The church is known for its artworks including the bronze lion-head door handles (1342) and a painting of Martin Luther.

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St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Tower of St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
St. Peter's Church (c late 12thC, rebuilt 1849 after Great Fire). Hamburg, Germany. Style: Gothic. Architect: A. de Chateauneuf & H. Fersenfeldt.St. Peter's Church (c late 12thC, rebuilt 1849 after Great Fire). Hamburg, Germany.Tower of St. Peter's Church (1878). Hamburg, Germany.St. Peter's Church (c late 12thC, rebuilt 1849 after Great Fire). Hamburg, Germany.
Roofline & tower of St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Entrance to St. Peter's Church with statues of St. Peter & Evangelist St. John. Hamburg, Germany.Bronze lion head door pull on entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Matthew, with his attribute angel at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Roofline & tower of St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Entrance to St. Peter's Church with statues of St. Peter & Evangelist St. John. Hamburg, Germany.Bronze lion head door pull (1342) on entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Matthew, with his attribute angel at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Statue of Evangelist, St. Mark, with his attribute lion, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Luke, with his attribute bull, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. John, with his attribute eagle, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Interior of St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Statue of Evangelist, St. Mark, with his attribute lion, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Luke, with his attribute bull, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. John, with his attribute eagle, at entrance to St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Interior of St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Stained glass windows in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Carved wooden pulpit with marble statues of the Evangelists in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Luke, with his attribute bull, on pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Matthew, with his attribute angel on pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Stained glass windows in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Carved wooden pulpit with marble statues of the Evangelists in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Luke, with his attribute bull, on pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Statue of Evangelist, St. Matthew, with his attribute angel on pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Circular carved wooden staircase to pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Organ loft in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Martin Luther with a swan which frequently symbolizes Luther in Lutheran art, painting by Jacob Jacobs in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.
Circular carved wooden staircase to pulpit in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Organ loft in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.Martin Luther with a swan which frequently symbolizes Luther in Lutheran art, painting (1603) by Jacob Jacobs in St. Peter's Church. Hamburg, Germany.

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