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Address: Bruges, Belgium
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The only church where the barrack art will give a glance of hope.

A girlfriend took me to this place because her son was burried int his church. When asking why this church , she only replied : " Because of the light"

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 9, 2015
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De Haan, Belgium

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De Haan, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

A girlfriend took me to this place because her son was burried int his church. When asking why this church , she only replied : " Because of the light"

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Bruges, Belgium
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Difficult to get information on the precise hours of opening. But if you're lucky, the doors is open. Don't pass by, it is on of the highlights of Bruges!

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Thank Eddy L
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Another lovely church in Bruges I particularly liked the black and white marble flooring , its not far from the city centre so well worth a visit you will need a map to find this place.

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Thank Martino B
Palermo, Italy
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565 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Impressive for how huge and beautiful it is. Baroque in the style and not far from the city centre, it's one of the most interesting monuments of this amazing city.

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Thank Davide G
Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

This is a repository of vestments and implements that are 100's of years old and is in danger of being closed permanently. Stunning architectural detail including one of the largest organs in Bruges.

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Thank elisem9642015
Hoerstel, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

One of the nice churches of Brugge. Unfortunately it is not located right in the center and a lillte difficult to find. But it is worth a visit.

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Thank Petra1401
Bratislava, Slovakia
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Not only because of the Michelangelos statue, but also because its impressive interior it is a must to visit in Bruges. even if you are just having a walk among the channels have a look inside.

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Thank Tibko
Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 316 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

AMAZING Church, this church was just breathtaking and I cannot believe that I had missed it over and over again. I've been to Bruges several times and each and every time I missed this church given its location is not the most straightforward one.

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Thank RyanFarCry
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We found this church on one of our walks after dinner. It is only open to the public after 6pm to walk around. It is a beautiful example of European church architecture. If you can't find God in this beautiful church you aren't trying.

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Thank Trudy G
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

This church is relatively close to the city centre but might as well be miles away, it wasn't busy at all. A gigantic church with plenty to see and admire. Definitely a great place to chill for a while and contemplate the universe...

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