Lübeck Churches Photos

Lübeck has some of the tallest church spires in Germany, all constructed in the brick Gothic style.

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Heritage buildings along Holsten Hafen with St. Mary's church beyond. Lübeck, Germany.St. Mary's Church steeple over market building. Lübeck, Germany.Marien church from elevated viewpoint of St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Flea market at base of Marien church. Lübeck, Germany.
Heritage buildings along Holsten Hafen with St. Mary's church beyond. Lübeck, Germany.St. Mary's Church steeple over market building (Schüsselbuden). Lübeck, Germany.Marien church from elevated viewpoint of St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Flea market at base of Marien church. Lübeck, Germany.
St. Mary's Church example of Northern German ecclesiastical Gothic style rebuilt after WWII. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of St. Mary's Church from side. Lübeck, Germany.Flamboyant central spire & brick flying buttresses of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
St. Mary's Church (Marienkircke) (1260-1350) example of Northern German ecclesiastical Gothic style rebuilt after WWII. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of St. Mary's Church from side. Lübeck, Germany.Flamboyant central spire & brick flying buttresses of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Entrance facade of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Flamboyant central spire & brick flying buttresses of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic tower of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Devil's figure sculpted in bronze sitting on Devil's Stone by Rolf Goerler Bildhauer at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Entrance facade of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Flamboyant central spire & brick flying buttresses of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic tower of St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Devil's figure sculpted in bronze sitting on Devil's Stone (1999) by Rolf Goerler Bildhauer at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Gothic brick doorway at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Interior at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Ceiling at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Ceiling painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Gothic brick doorway at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Interior at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Ceiling at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Ceiling painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Pillar painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Christopher pillar painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Two candle sconce at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Pillar painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Christopher pillar painting at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Two candle sconce at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Altarpiece with scenes of life of Virgin at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Altarpiece with scenes of life of Virgin at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Stone carved religious scene with figures in Medieval dress at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Modern stained glass window of nobles facing skeletons of death at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Altarpiece with scenes of life of Virgin at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Altarpiece with scenes of life of Virgin at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Stone carved religious scene with figures in Medieval dress at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Modern stained glass window of nobles facing skeletons of death at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Modern stained glass window of skull at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Modern astrological calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Signs of zodiac on modern astrological calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Angel symbol of Evangelist St. Matthew on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Modern stained glass window of skull at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Modern astrological calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Signs of zodiac on modern astrological calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Angel symbol of Evangelist St. Matthew on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Lion symbol of Evangelist St. Mark on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Bull symbol of Evangelist St. Luke on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Eagle symbol of Evangelist St. John on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Memorial tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Lion symbol of Evangelist St. Mark on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Bull symbol of Evangelist St. Luke on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Eagle symbol of Evangelist St. John on saints day calendar clock at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Memorial tomb (1636) at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Memorial tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted decomposing head on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted body decomposing to skeleton on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted symbol of death on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Memorial tomb (1707) at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted decomposing head on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted body decomposing to skeleton on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Sculpted symbol of death on tomb at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
War damaged bells at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church at end of streetscape. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church at end of streetscape. Lübeck, Germany.Brick clock tower of St. Jacob's Church with quoins & Gothic arches. Lübeck, Germany.
War damaged bells at St. Mary's Church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church at end of streetscape. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church at end of streetscape. Lübeck, Germany.Brick clock tower of St. Jacob's Church with quoins & Gothic arches. Lübeck, Germany.
Clock tower of St. Jacob's Church above heritage residential buildings. Lübeck, Germany.Jakobikirch church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church with Gothic ridge turret. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic additions surround original Romanesque core of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Clock tower of St. Jacob's Church above heritage residential buildings. Lübeck, Germany.Jakobikirch church. Lübeck, Germany.St. Jacob's Church (mid 13thC) with Gothic ridge turret (1622 & 1628). Lübeck, Germany. Style: Romanesque with Gothic elements.Gothic additions surround original Romanesque core of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Central clock tower of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Side view of clock tower with sundial at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic ridge turret & clock tower of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Three-aisle Romanesque interior design of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Central clock tower of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Side view of clock tower with sundial at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic ridge turret & clock tower of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Three-aisle Romanesque interior design of St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Fresco of saint in St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Pulpit & pews at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Brass chandelier & organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Fresco of saint in St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Pulpit & pews at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Brass chandelier & organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Paintings of Moses with horns holds tables & King David play harp on organ loft at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Paintings of saints on organ loft screen at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ loft spiral staircase at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Paintings of Moses with horns holds tables & King David play harp on organ loft at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Paintings of saints on organ loft screen at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Organ loft spiral staircase at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Pulpit at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque memorial at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque resurrection sculpture at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Organ at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Pulpit at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque memorial (1788) at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque resurrection sculpture at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
Brass two-candle sconce held by sculpted hand at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque clock at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Carved memorial to WWI soldier at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Catholic Lübeck martyrs parish church. Lübeck, Germany.
Brass two-candle sconce held by sculpted hand at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Baroque clock (1784) at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Carved memorial to WWI soldier at St. Jacob's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Catholic Lübeck martyrs parish church (Parade straße). Lübeck, Germany.
St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Gothic tower of St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Entrance facade of St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.Brickwork of St. Peter's Church. Lübeck, Germany.
St. Peter's Church (c1170). Lübeck, Germany.Gothic tower of St. Peter's Church (c1170). Lübeck, Germany.Entrance facade of St. Peter's Church (c1170). Lübeck, Germany.Brickwork of St. Peter's Church (c1170). Lübeck, Germany.
Holy Spirit Hospital a remaining example of a medieval institution set up by local merchants to help poor. Lübeck, Germany.Medieval Holy Spirit Hospital now part museum & events venue. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of Holy Spirit Hospital. Lübeck, Germany.Spires of Holy Spirit Hospital. Lübeck, Germany.
Holy Spirit Hospital (1260s) a remaining example of a medieval institution set up by local merchants to help poor. Lübeck, Germany.Medieval Holy Spirit Hospital now part museum & events venue (on Jakobikirch Square). Lübeck, Germany.Spires of Holy Spirit Hospital (on Jakobikirch Square). Lübeck, Germany.Spires of Holy Spirit Hospital (on Jakobikirch Square). Lübeck, Germany.
Lübeck Dom brick-built Lutheran cathedral. Lübeck, Germany.Brick Gothic facade details of Lübeck Dom. Lübeck, Germany.

Lübeck Dom (1173) brick-built Lutheran cathedral (Mühlendamm 2-6). Lübeck, Germany.Brick Gothic facade details of Lübeck Dom. Lübeck, Germany.


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