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Boekhandel Dominicanen

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Great concept

It is really weird from me (coming from Portugal) to see a church turned into a library, because... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
192ivom
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Books as far as the eye can see in all directions

Beautiful re-purpose of an old building. Tons of books and other paper products located on all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Dominicanerkerkstraat 1, 6211 CZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is really weird from me (coming from Portugal) to see a church turned into a library, because our population still has a lot of conservative values (very catholic) and to procrastinate (in their view) religious grounds would be something never thought of. But the...More

Thank 192ivom
Reviewed 6 days ago

not what i expect just average range of books before their was more second hand what is now only on the hird floor not any more deep assorted many things you can not find here.

Thank Theo V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful re-purpose of an old building. Tons of books and other paper products located on all floors. Great use of the open areas inside of the old church. Go shopping

Thank chawinflut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely bookshop! We went twice! Great section of books in English and lots of interesting gifts etc for book lovers.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bookstore is located in a former Dominican church build in Gothic style. They have a good selection of books and magazines. Also the coffee shop behind the former altar is a nice place to have a coffee.

Thank traveladdict3500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is unique. Its a paradise for book's fan. Inside very well organized with amazing coffee. It seems to be possible to find everything there. The ceiling is a work of art. A place to enjoy.

Thank Paulo P
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We visited this gorgeous church the day before our concert . What a delight. You can browse for hours and have coffee , it's such a beautiful place , the walls are lined with thousands of books,. Staff are warm and friendly . We will...More

Thank Janette W
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

You love books? Go visit this church! Amazing place for book lovers with good coffee! This is one of the most interesting book stores I have ever been!

Thank SimonRuitN
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

As a book lover I am always amazed by this place... I would come back millions times to buy good books in a cool atmosphere

Thank Marteignaina
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Initially I had some doubts about going here but at the end I was surprised to find a such huge and amazing library and I need to say it will not disappoint you as well. Most of the books are in Dutch even if there...More

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watemark
January 9, 2018|
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Response from Duncan E | Reviewed this property |
There is a good range of titles in English, both classics and a number of current best selling titles. There are also children’s books in English.
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RobH2372
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Response from TDB183 | Reviewed this property |
NO. Maastricht center is walking area. There are many underground and other parking lots. Parking 'vrijthof' is closest but very expensive. I usually take the open air Sphinx. A bit further but much cheaper and your walk... More
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