Tourist Info English

Dear Visitors, here You can find more information on our churches, opening hours and more.

Thank you for visiting us!

Marienkirche / St. Mary’s Church

Rostock’s largest church, home of many works of art, most known for its astronomical clock from 1473

Opening hours:
May to October:
Mon-Sat 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun 11 a.m. (after service) until 5 p.m.

November to April:
Mon-Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sun 11 a.m. (after service) until 12.15 p.m.

Admission fee: We kindly ask for a donation of 1,50 EUR

Accessible for wheelchairs.
No toilets/restrooms!

Guided Tours:
From Mai to October, guided tours are take place daily at 11 a.m.

Tower, Bells, Vault:
Regular visits to the vault and the bells of one hour length take place every Monday and Wednesday (May-Oct), 11 a.m, at a cost of EUR 5,- p.p.
A one-hour tour up on our tower with visits of the vaulting, the bells and the organ can be arranged by request on advance, against free donations.
Church tours and tower tours are normally held in German language only!

The organ normally can be visited at every noon prayer. (See information in the church).
Special organ concerts or organ presentations (also in English language) for groups can be arranged. Please contact the Director of Music here>>)

Taking Pictures:
Taking photographs and recording video is allowed for private use.
To preserve our paintings, the use of the camera flashlights is forbidden!

Contact:
Phone: 0381-453325
e-mail: kuester-marien-rostock@gmx.de
Note: Not everybody of staff speaks English!

Images and more:
Gallery>>
Astronomical Clock>>
Wikipedia>>

Find it on Google Maps>>

Petrikirche / St. Peter’s Church

Located on the place where the city was founded, it is most known for its tall spire and the viewing platform on it

Opening hours:
May to October:
Mon-Sat 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun 12.30 p.m. (after service) until 5 p.m.

November to April:
Mon-Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sun 10 a.m. until 4  p.m.

Admission to the church is free

Ticket for the Elevator to the
Viewing Platform: EUR 3,-

Accessible for wheelchairs.
Restrooms available (with fee)

Contact:
Tel. 0381-21101

Website with images and more (in German):
www.petrikirche-rostock.de
Wikipedia>>

Find it on Google Maps>>

Nikolaikirche / St. Nicholas Church

After war damage redesigned as a multifunctional church building

Opening hours:
No regular opening hours – church may be visitied if there is no preparation work or event ongoing

Accessible for wheelchairs

Website (in German):
www.nikolaikirche-rostock.de>>

Find it on Google Maps>>

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