Churches, Cathedrals and Temples

World's most beautiful churches, chathedrals, temples and sacred places.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Grossmünster

12.01.2013, ID: 24173
Grossmünster in Zurich is the largest cathedral in the most populous Swiss city. Grossmünster was built by order of Emperor Charlemagne.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Regensburg Cathedral

Regensburg Cathedral

12.01.2013232ID: 24172
Regensburg Catedral of St. Peter is the religious symbol of the city. St. Peter's cathedral in Regensburg was completed in 1634.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  St. Anton Church, Bucharest

St. Anton Church, Bucharest

12.01.2013339ID: 24169
The church of St. Anton is located in the Romanian capital Bucharest. The beautiful tower of St. Anton’s Church was erected in the reign of Grigore Ghica.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Basilica of St. Peter, Rome

Basilica of St. Peter, Rome

08.01.2013251ID: 24343
St. Peter's Basilica is located on the St. Peter Square in Rome. St. Peter's Basilica until recently was considered the largest church in the world.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Berlin Cathedral - Berliner Dom

Berlin Cathedral - Berliner Dom

08.01.2013348ID: 24341
Berlin Cathedral, known as the Berliner Dom is among the spectacular symbols of Berlin. Berlin Cathedral is about 114 meters long and 73 meters wide.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

07.01.2013364ID: 24342
Sistine Chapel is part of the Catholic complex of the Vatican. Sistine Chapel was built between 1473 and 1484, by order of Pope Sistus IV.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  St. Stephen Cathedral - Stefansdom

St. Stephen Cathedral - Stefansdom

07.01.2013173ID: 24229
The foundations of St. Stephen cathedral were laid back in 1147. Stefansdom is named after St. Stephen, who is also the patron of the cathedral of the Bishop of Passau.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  San Francisco de Asis Church

San Francisco de Asis Church

07.01.2013199ID: 24170
San Francisco de Asis is an integral part of the history of the small town of Ranchos de Taos, in New Mexico. The church of St. Francis de Asis was built entirely of wood, which is cemented with adobe.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Cathedral of Brasilia

Cathedral of Brasilia

07.01.2013358ID: 24222
The Cathedral of Brasilia is a kind of self- created peak of modernism. The hyperboloid Cathedral of Brasilia is the result of 16 individually mounted concrete columns.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Urnes Stave Church

Urnes Stave Church

07.01.2013180ID: 24216
Urnes Stave Chutch is a unique and remarkable historical monument of Norway. The oldest parts of Urnes Stave Chutch are more than 900 years old.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Kazan Cathedral

Kazan Cathedral

05.01.2013176ID: 24346
Kazan Cathedral is not only a symbol of St. Petersburg, where it is, but of the whole of Russia too. Kazan Cathedral is officially named the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral

05.01.2013116ID: 24345
Durham Cathedral was built in 1093 and impresses with its spectacular size and decor. Today Durham cathedral remains the seat of the bishop of Durham.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Sacré-Coeur Basilica

Sacré-Coeur Basilica

04.01.2013426ID: 24224
Sacré-Coeur Basilica is a sacred Roman Catholic basilica in the French capital Paris. The Sacred Heart of Paris, Sacré-Coeur Basilica, dominates the surrounding cityscape.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Seville Cathedral - Santa María de la Sede

Seville Cathedral - Santa María de la Sede

04.01.2013228ID: 24187
Seville cathedral, or Santa María de la Sede, was completed in the 16th century. Seville Cathedral is considered the third largest church in the world.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Florence Cathedral - Santa Maria del Fiore

Florence Cathedral - Santa Maria del Fiore

04.01.2013256ID: 24219
Florence Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore is the third and last cathedral, which was erected in Florence. The incredible dome of Santa Maria del Fiore is built over 15 years.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Al-Masjid an-Nabawi

Al-Masjid an-Nabawi

04.01.2013329ID: 24179
Al-Masjid an-Nabawi or the Mosque of the Prophet is the second most important shrine for Muslims worldwide. Al-Masjid an-Nabawi, built in Medina, is one of the most important symbols of Islam in Saudi Arabia.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Trier Cathedral

Trier Cathedral

09.01.2012295ID: 25158
Trier Cathedral of St. Peter is located in the city of Trier in Germany. The Trier cathedral is a shining example of Romanesque architecture.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

17.12.2011368ID: 24185
Chartres Cathedral, Notre Dame de Chartres, was one of the most important religious centers of Europe. Chartres Cathedral is dominated by two towers, steeples, over 90 m tall.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Cologne Cathedral

Cologne Cathedral

16.12.2011326ID: 24344
Cologne Cathedral is the largest Gothic Christian building throughout Western Europe. Cologne Cathedral is included in the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.
Churches, Cathedrals and Temples -  Reims Cathedral

Reims Cathedral

07.12.2011411ID: 24175
Reims Cathedral is a magnificent religious edifice where once were crowned French kings. The current Notre Dame de Reims is completed in the 13th century.