ⓘ Old St Nicholas Church
The Old St Nicholas Church in Frankfurt, Germany, is a medieval Lutheran church. It is located near the Romer city hall in Frankfurts old town called Altstadt. It has 51 bells, 4 are used for peals and 47 are used for carillons. The first chapel on its site was built in the mid-12th century, the current in the mid-15th. Its congregation forms part of todays Protestant Church in Hesse and Nassau, comprising Lutheran, Reformed and United Protestant congregations.
Despite severe destruction in the historical part of the city because of the bombing of Frankfurt during the Second world war, the Old Church. Nicholas was only minor damage. Nearby, on the project Dom-Romer aims to restore part of the Old town between the area of the Romerberg and Frankfurt Cathedral.