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Nice place to sit and think

I went here during the week leading up to Easter. The church is very well maintained. The father... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Surprised by many details

So I live in Hasselt and it was due time to visit our Cathedral ! And it really surprised me! I... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
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Sep 30, 2018
“Lovely building and interesting history”
Apr 1, 2018
“Nice place to sit and think”
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Quite an interesting building. Although construction began in the 11/12th centuries, it wasn't elevated to the status of cathedral until the late 1960s. Unlike some Catholic cathedrals, it's fairly reserved in its decor. It's quite a pious place. When I visited, choir practice was ongoing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

I went here during the week leading up to Easter. The church is very well maintained. The father there was nice and took the time to talk to me when I asked him some questions. Nice place to sit and think.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank evelynl1819
Reviewed October 3, 2017

The cathedrale is the home-church of the bishop in Hasselt. It contains a lot of important art and religeous objects. Such as the scabs of the virgins and the 700 years old bleeding holy wafer. Take minimum half an hour for a quick visit, better...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michel V
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Is is really beautiful from outside and most of all in the evening. Inside it's a normal church you can find everywhere. I do really love how it is positioned in the city centrum and how you can see the tower from far away with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

So I live in Hasselt and it was due time to visit our Cathedral ! And it really surprised me! I admit, I first bought a little booklet at the tourist office to help me find the interesting spots. So I got a little history...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank _NF_70
Reviewed May 5, 2017

This "cathedral" is more of a village church. Uninteresting architecture and interior. Works of art are sadly missing.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Hera101
Reviewed December 15, 2016

Beautiful, clean interior freely accessible. Impressive organ and bell tower. Take the opportunity to look inside when it is open..

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 6, 2016

This is a lovely little town with a lovely little cathedral which is right in the middle surrounded by lots of lovely bars and restaurants. Really worth a visit and the whole place is almost completely traffic free.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Andy P
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Very impressive, even a do it yourself guide is available, to show all the specials in the church. We really enjoyed it. It is worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 19travel
Reviewed April 27, 2016

Really nice place, in the middle of the city center. You can easely combine it with shopping, diner, there are a lot of nice restaurants next to the cathedral.

Date of experience: April 2016
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