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Schleswig-Holstein and the Baltic Coast Sights

St. Severin Church

  • Pröstwai 20 Map It
  • Keitum
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 11/13/2013

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The 800-year-old church was built on the highest elevation in the region. Its tower once served the island's fishermen as a beacon. Strangely enough, the tower also served as a prison until 1806. Today the church is a popular site for weddings.

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Pröstwai 20, Sylt / OT Rantum, 25980, Germany

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Church: daily 9–6. Tours available: Apr.–Oct., Sun. at 10; Nov.–Mar. Sun. at 4

Updated 11/13/2013


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