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De Kerkschat - Grote Kerk

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Address: Kerkplein 2, 4811 XT Breda, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 076-521 8267
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Beautiful ornate church

Many Dutch cities seem to have a church as the centrepiece to their town and Breda is no exception. The main tower dominates the sky so we decided to have a look inside. One end... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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York, United Kingdom
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Vilnius
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Must visit in Breda. It is a pity the access to bell tower is very limited. We understood wrong that bell tower is open for visiting from 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, but it was just AT 1:00 p.m. So it was too late at 1:40 already, and we missed it. Interior details and the very scale of the XV -XVI... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Many Dutch cities seem to have a church as the centrepiece to their town and Breda is no exception. The main tower dominates the sky so we decided to have a look inside. One end is completely dominated by the organ with its massive pipes beautifully decorated with gold figurines. Around the rest of the church are amazingly ornate pieces... More 

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The Netherlands
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

De Kerkschat is a part of Breda's stunning white church, as it contains important relics from the church's history. The little museum can be accessed for free, when you are walking through the church and it's absolutely a thing you want to see.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I've got in Breda in after touring Holland for few days and seeing this beautiful architectural masterpiece was totally unexpected. Very high it dominates the whole city. Breda it's a lovely tiny city and if for any reason you'll have the chance to get here it is absolutely worth to visit this huge and stunning church.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Our visit to Oosterhout took in Breda and at my request we visited the Grote Kerk This is a gem of early Dutch architecture with the massive and stately church dominating the sky line of this very attractive and lively city There are explanations in English to all main monuments and features which gave our lovely friends a break from... More 

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