Doors of the cathedral of Trier

The Hohe Domkirche St. Peter zu Trier is the oldest bishop’s church in Germany and the mother church of the diocese of Trier. With a length of 112.5 meters and a width of 41 meters, the building is the largest church building in the city of Trier and an important testimony to occidental sacred architecture. The main part of the cathedral was built in the early 4th century.

Thursday Doors

5 thoughts on “Doors of the cathedral of Trier

  1. Some stunning ones in this collection. I’m a big fan of all the ornate decorative hardware on some of them, and the wooden head sculptures on the top of the confessional are magnificent. Thanks for sharing these 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.