Bronze doors, Saint Michael’s, Hildesheim (Germany)

Bronze doors, 1015, commissioned by Bishop Bernward for Saint Michael’s, Hildesheim (Germany)

Interior of St. Michael’s Hildesheim


Additional resources:

St Mary’s Cathedral and St Michael’s Church at Hildesheim from UNESCO

St. Michael’s church at Sacred Destinations

Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim (exhibition catalogue from The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Cite this page as: Dr. Nancy Ross and Dr. Jennifer Freeman, "Bronze doors, Saint Michael’s, Hildesheim (Germany)," in Smarthistory, December 11, 2015, accessed September 25, 2020,