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Jerusalem Church (Jeruzalemkerk)

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Address: Peperstraat 1, Bruges, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 50 33 88 83
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Out of the way point of interest

This place was not easy to find and was out of the usual touristy places but well worth the walk to find it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
North Carolina

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North Carolina
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47 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was not easy to find and was out of the usual touristy places but well worth the walk to find it.

Thank mammamea
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on a merchants memory of a pilgramige to the middle east and kept in the family since then,best visited early morning before crowds.very moving.

Thank Filllua
Lagos, Nigeria
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56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is incredible. One man's inspiration from Jerusalem in the centre of Bruges. Lovely architecture, museum and garden.

Thank Peter_Ingamells
Kirkoswald, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful chapel, lovely stained glass windows in the chapel and an excellent museum in converted almshouses, very interactive. Great place to have a coffee too, loved the leather couches.

Thank dick o
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

A stunning chapel, which also houses a piece of the true cross. Worth the time to view such a beautiful place of worship. Don't miss it on your visit to Brugge.

Thank Wayne K
Columbia, South Carolina
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138 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

The Jerusalem Church is truly an historic landmark with a unique beauty to itself. Would recommend a tour of the entire complex. The architecture of that time is quite interesting as well.

Thank Budrock9
Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Don't miss this little gem that might escape you when visiting Bruges. Very atmospheric and well presented along with its attached "museum?"

Thank Mick520
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65 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This place didn't do much for me. I felt it was over priced at 7euros each for what was there. The film at the beginning pretty much told you everything. A small chapel but otherwise the rest seemed like a half hearted attempt at putting on a display.

Thank suec58
Amersham, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I visited the church whilst on a wander through the north-eastern part of Brugge. I had a Citycard so it was free but I think I wouldn't have bothered otherwise ... and the lace museum isn't included any more. There is a video you can watch telling the history of the place and the Adornes family who have owned the... More 

Thank GillB
Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We really didn't visit the church, but we used it as an aim point to find the lace museum and demonstration which is right in back of the church

Thank rca010

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