Worms Cathedral

Local nameDom St. Peter
LocationWorms, Germany

St Peter's Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church and former cathedral in Worms, southern Germany.

The cathedral is located on the highest point of the inner city of Worms and is the most important building of the Romanesque style in Worms. It is closely associated with Bishop Burchard and the high point of Worms' history in the 12th and 13th centuries. It was the seat of the Catholic Prince-Bishopric of Worms until its extinction in 1802, during German mediatisation.

After the extinction of the Bishopric, it was reduced in status to that of a parish church; however, it was bestowed the title of Minor basilica in 1925 by Pope Pius XI.

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Opening hours

Winter hours: 10 am - 5 pm
Summer hours: 9 am - 6 pm

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worms_Cathedral

Official Website http://www.wormser-dom.de/cms/website.php

Email pfarramt@wormser-dom.de

Phone +49 62 416115

Address Domplatz, 67547 Worms, Germany

Coordinates 49°37'48.206" N 8°21'35.618" E

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