St. Annen Church Annaberg-Buchholz

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St. Annen Church is a European masterpiece and the biggest late gothic hall church in Saxony.

The78meter high towerofSt. Annecoins the silhouetteof theOre Mountain´s town.Especiallyin art historySt.Anne's Churchisa treasure:It is considered oneof the greatest examplesof late Gothic.

The interior decoration in St Anne’s Church in Annaberg, completed in 1525, remained intact with its impressive wealth of form and artistic perfection. The artist Franz Maidburg created 100 reliefs for the gallery balustrades, ten representations of the ages of men and women and 80 illustrations of Biblical stories. The baptismal font was made by Hans Witten, as was the truly “Beautiful Door”, which was once part of the Franciscan monastery.

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St. Annen Church Annaberg-Buchholz
Große Kirchgasse 21
09456 Annaberg-Buchholz
Deutschland

Contact:
Phone: +49 (0) 3733 4269922
Fax: +49 (0) 3733 288577
Email:
Website: www.annenkirche.de

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