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St. Walburga's Church (Sint-Walburgakerk)

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Address: Bruges, Belgium

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I love this church

I got married in this church which is for me of course the nicest in Bruges town! To visit also in the late evening in winter with all the candles.... And beautiful music !

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Zedelgem, Belgium
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Zedelgem, Belgium
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124 reviews 124 reviews
25 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I got married in this church which is for me of course the nicest in Bruges town! To visit also in the late evening in winter with all the candles.... And beautiful music !

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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225 reviews 225 reviews
164 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The church is beautiful in its simplicity, with a clean look. We got there during the mass, so we couldn't look around too much, but on the other hand we were amazed with the beautiful music of the mass.

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Nicosia, Italy
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

It is spacious and filled with light church. Amazing architecture and for some reason it has pacifying effect on you. You can stay there for hours.

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Radstock, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
58 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This church was very close to our apartment, so was very easy to find and i am very glad I visited. The inside is incredible with very stunning views. Well worth a short visit Calming atmosphere

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Cromer, United Kingdom
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25 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Well worth a short walk away from the centre of the city to discover this wonderful gem. Kept in beautiful order and a real piece of architecture.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This is a fascinating building. Very ornate but in need of attention. We visited it twice, once for our Friday evening rehearsal and the again on Saturday for our concert. Full of tourists who were very appreciative of our singing. Good place to sing.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This church is amazing. ..its so hard to find the words to describe it. ...is a must see!!! It is under renovation but it doesn't take away from the breath taking ceilings and windows

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We visited this church on the Thursday afternoon; this was the first timewe saw it was open. As it is off the main square a bit, it was not full of tourist so was peaceful and powerful. Entry by donation. Gorgeous pulpit, nice art work, decorate communion rail, lots of silverware and a lovely altar piece by Suvee. Certainly worth... More 

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Macclesfield
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85 reviews 85 reviews
55 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

From the outside you think what and amazing place and want to take a look inside, sadly when you go inside it’s a different story and out of the 4 churches we visited this was the worst off. This church is not loved by the owners etc. There is damp everywhere and it’s decorated sparsely. Paintings are ruined and works... More 

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Gilberdyke
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288 attraction reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

It’s worth the effort to find this church, which is on side streets to the north east of the Markt. The interior is spectacularly beautiful, and a real surprise. There is no entrance fee, but donations are welcome, of course. And there’s no restriction on photography, which isn’t the case for many similar places. I’ll let the attached photos handle... More 

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