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Address: Rijselsestraat, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium

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Beautiful Church

This is a truly a beautiful church and its hard to understand it was completely flattened during the Battle of Ypres in the WW1. It has been rebuilt as it was after the locals... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This is a truly a beautiful church and its hard to understand it was completely flattened during the Battle of Ypres in the WW1. It has been rebuilt as it was after the locals decided to rebuild their town. It is now a practicing church - but visitors are welcome and a donation is requested for its upkeep. A lovely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This church was destroyed during the bombing of the WW1 but all the rubble covered the doors so they were able to be reused again in the re construction.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Located right in town, a great example of architecture and the rebuild post WW1. Well light, spend some time to see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Just around the corner from the In Flanders Field Museum, it's an easy stop & a beautiful one! Admission is a requested 50 cents donation, but it is still an active church, so it's for a good cause!

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Westmalle, Antwerpen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

beautiful anglican church. When visiting Ypres, and the war museums and cemetarys... this is a must to see.

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Address: Rijselsestraat, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ieper (Ypres)

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