St Mary’s Cathedral and St Michael’s Church at Hildesheim


St Michael’s Church was built between 1010 and 1020 on a symmetrical plan with two apses that was characteristic of Ottonian Romanesque art in Old Saxony. Its interior, in particular the wooden ceiling and painted stucco-work, its famous bronze doors and the Bernward bronze column, are ; together with the treasures of St Mary’s Cathedral ; of exceptional interest as examples of the Romanesque churches of the Holy Roman Empire.

Location:District of Hanover, State of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen)

Nearest City: Travel to Hanover

Country: Germany