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St Michael’s Church in Hof

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The church was also a victim of the flames during the town fire in 1823 and was rebuilt in Classicist/Neo-Gothic style in 1826-34.
A Gothic wooden crucifix dating back to the 15th century has been preserved. The original high altar from 1465 is now found in the Alte Pinakothek Art Museum in Munich. 

Open from

closed today
Monday08:00–12:00, 14:00–16:00
Tuesday08:00–12:00, 14:00–16:00
Wednesday08:00–12:00, 14:00–16:00
Thursday08:00–12:00, 14:00–16:00
Friday08:00–12:00, 14:00–16:00
Saturdayclosed
Sundayclosed

Public transport

You can reach Hof with the Deutsche Bahn from Nuremberg (RE) or from Dresden with the Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn. The Vogtlandbahn runs between Hof, Plauen and Zwickau. There are also connections to Eger via Selb and to Gera via Zeulenroda. You can get information including at www.bahn.de

Use the Egronet for the region. 4 countries = 1 price: www.egronet.de 

Getting there

Hof is conveniently located on the A 9 (Nuremberg-Leipzig-Berlin) and A 72 (Hof-Chemnitz) motorways. From the direction of Nuremberg take the Hof-West exit, from the north take the Hof-Nord exit (B 173), from the direction of Chemnitz/Plauen the Töpen exit (B 2), and from Regensburg / Prague the Hof-Ost exit (B 173).

Parking

Park in the underground car park next to the town hall or in the parking lot at Siegesmundgraben.

Coordinates

DD
50.322018, 11.919361
DMS
50°19'19.3"N 11°55'09.7"E
UTM
32U 707804 5578511
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St Michael’s Church in Hof

Maxplatz 6
95028 Hof
Phone 09281 8196913 Fax 09281 8196919

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