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Great Holy Cross

Great Holy Cross
Great Holy Cross, Goslar

In 1254 the Great Holy Cross was founded as an almshouse for the town’s needy. Here the poor, the ill and orphans, as well as pilgrims and other travellers, could receive food and shelter. Today, unique in Germany, it still serves its original purpose - 750 years after its founding it provides modern accommodations for the elderly in an adjoining wing. The small individual rooms built into the main hall of the 13th century building in the Baroque period are now used as studios and shops for artisans, making the important national monument a lively center of culture. Seven small doorways lead from a medieval hall to little rooms in which local artisans offer goods made of glass, paper, pottery, gold and textiles.

Open daily (except Monday) from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., admission free.

[ Source: http://www.goslar.de/sights/329-great-holy-cross.html ]

Address: Hoher Weg 7, 38640 Goslar
Tags: Goslar, old town, art center


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"Hallo! We are trying to find the name of the glass shop in the inner courtyard of the Great Holy Cross. We bought some small candle holders and we love them. We want to buy more for Christmas if possible. Danke! " (posted 11/28/2016)

Great Holy Cross in Goslar in 1254 founded the Great Holy Cross as a means of urban poor relief. Here found the needy, infirm and orphans, as well as pilgrims and other travelers passing through a bivouac and supply of food. Throughout Germany unique: with modern apartments for the elderly in a wing of the facility meets today 750 years after its foundation, its social function. In the small "Pfründnerstübchen" who were separated during the Baroque period of the Daele, today craftsmen have set up their sales workshops and make the exquisite monument a place lively culture. store name: "Working Group Crafts in Great Heiligenkreuz" http://www.kunsthandwerk-goslar.de/impressum.php
Answer provided by Horst Eidel on 11/29/2016
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The address is Craft big Holy Cross Glasstudio Stayers Hoher Weg 7A D-38640 Goslar Phone 049 (0) 5321 26829
Answer provided by Wilfried Sander on 11/28/2016
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So, this is what I could find out that there is a crafts in the "Great Holy Cross" is located in the town of Goslar. That surely meant the customer. It is an old building that is altuell used by many artists, craftsmen and traders as Auststellung- and retail space. There is probably also the glass shop is however not listed individually. But there is a telephone number 0049 5321 21800, where you can certainly ask for anything more.
Answer provided by Beata Zmiejko on 11/29/2016
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