The next day Dieter joined us. We drove to the Hartz Mountains [between Hannover & Frankfurt]. First we visited the "stabekirke" or stave church -- based on the Norwegian design.

Stabkirke Exterior ~~ Goslar Center Streets ~~ Cafe Winuwuk ~~ Home

Left: A doorway inside the church -- note the serpent in the glass!

Below: Church interior

Below: A view of the wheel chandelier
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Below: Looking up at the chandelier
Below: The chancel of the church showing the wall paintings.