St. Emmeran Church, Mainz

St. Emmeran Church, Mainz

The Catholic parish of Saint Emmeran was founded in the 8th century. Significant modifications in the infrastructure were made in the 13th, 14th and 15th centuries. The main tower, constructed in the end of the 12th century, has survived. During the Baroque period (1700-1701) the original diamond roof and an additional bell chamber with a lantern were added. The tower has four floors. Today, the church houses the Italian parish of St. Emmeran.

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Sight Name: St. Emmeran Church
Sight Location: Mainz, Germany
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: Mainz Architecture   Mainz Religious Buildings  

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