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Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
319370
names
Bonn Münster
Bonn Basilica
Bonn Cathedral (incorrectly)
Bonn Minster
Collegiate Church of St. Cassius and St. Florentius
St. Martin's Basilica
coordinates
50.733495° N, 7.099721° E
styles/periods
address
Gerhard-von-Are-Straße 5
53111
phone
0228 985 8810

Essays on Bonn Münster

  • Overview

    by Holly Hayes
    October 16, 2011

    Bonn's Münster stands in the center of the city on the Münsterplatz and Martinsplatz, just a short walk from the train station. It has five towers in all: square flanking towers on the east end, a round central tower 315 feet (96m) high, and two slender turrets on the west end. All are topped with spires. The plain west end is one of the oldest parts of the basilica, dating from the 11th century. Lying in the open plaza on the east end of the basilica are large sculpted heads of the Roman martyrs Cassius and Florentius, the patron saints of Bonn. Benno in Munich and St. continue reading →

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Bibliography of Bonn Münster

  1. Official Website of Bonn Münster. Web. Official website.

Article Info

Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Published
October 8, 2013
Last updated
July 11, 2014