St. Gereon (Mönchengladbach)

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St. Gereon

The Catholic parish church of St. Gereon is in the district Giesenkirchen in Mönchengladbach ( Nordrhein-Westfalen ).

The building was built in 1907/08. It was entered under No. K 026 on September 24, 1985 in the monuments list of the city of Mönchengladbach .


It is a three-aisled cross-rib vaulted basilica with neo-Gothic shapes with a tower in front , a protruding transept and a polygonal choir extended by a narrow intermediate bay with a 7/12 end. 1907/08 built in a new north-south orientation after the old parish church was closed. The tower was added in 1910/1911.

The property is worth preserving as the historical architectural monument that is decisive for the townscape of Giesenkirchen.



Web links

Commons : St. Gereon  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Monuments list of the city of Mönchengladbach ( Memento of the original from October 7, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /

Coordinates: 51 ° 9 ′ 17.7 ″  N , 6 ° 29 ′ 26.3 ″  E