St. Albani (Albanikirche in Göttingen)

St. Albani (Albanikirche in Göttingen)

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  • Michael Hinz

    The Evangelical Lutheran parish church of St. Albani is a three-aisled Gothic hall church in Göttingen.Architectural style: Gothic architecture
    Year of construction: ca. 1400-1467

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    • September 26, 2018

  • codo786

    The Church of St. Albani is one of the four inner-city churches in Göttingen, which can be seen from the Four Church view.
    The Protestant-Lutheran parish church is a three-aisled Gothic hall church. The origin of the church lies in the darkness of history. Allegedly a foundation of Emperor Otto I, it served as a church of the village Gutingi, so it must have been in its first mention in 953 already existed. A legend reports that a predecessor building of St. Boniface was consecrated. Later, St. Albani served as the church of a small and poor community, which mainly looked after the areas outside the city walls. The first explicit documentary mention of St. Albani exists in 1254. (...)

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    • June 8, 2017

  • Kerstin & Michael

    You can find helpful information here:

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    • August 2, 2020

  • Ilona

    The city of Göttingen, first mentioned in 935, was built around this church

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    • November 4, 2019

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