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  3. Munich

Munich, Germany

Munich (German: München) is the capital of the region of Bavaria in southern Germany. With a population of over 1 million, Munich is the third largest city in Germany. The city's motto is Die Weltstadt mit Herz ("The world city with a heart"). Although most non-Germans associate Munich with the famous Oktoberfest, the Bavarian city is home to many interesting churches as well.


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Sacred Sites and Religious Attractions in Munich

  • Asamkirche
    This 18th-century Baroque and Rococo church built by the Asam brothers leaves no surface undecorated.
  • Frauenkirche
    Built in the 15th century, this wonderfully unique Gothic church is among the largest in southern Germany and a beloved landmark of Munich.