"Catholic Cathedral" Hofkirche - Catholic Cathedral Tip by el_ruso

Hofkirche - Catholic Cathedral, Dresden: 33 reviews and 84 photos


Hofkirche was built on the orders of August the Strong in the beginning of XVIII century. He had to convert to Catholicism to be able to accept the Polish crown, and to do that he ordered a Catholic cathedral to be built in his capital.

It is a great monument of Baroque architecture. It was also rebuilt after the war.

Address: Schloßplatz
Directions: Palace Square
Phone: 0351/484-4712
Website: http://www.bistum-dresden-meissen.de

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  • Written Nov 30, 2006
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