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Saint Nicholas Church

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Cataloniestraat 4, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 234 28 69
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Reviewed 5 days ago

St. Nicholas Church, being a Gothic-style structure, was located on the square in city center. It was an amazing structure with beautiful stained glass windows, wooden culpit and main alter inside that worth viewing. Recommended.

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An exceptional sample of religious architecture!!! The inside is perfectly created!! You ca definitely feel awe!!!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful, worth a visit to see the craftsmanship of the building. Sits along side a number of other historic buildings which are worth a visit. You won’t spend much time in here, but it’s a nice stop in the very pretty city of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank StellaB69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is what Gent and Belgium are all about!!! The vast inside is ore inspiring, with beautiful attention to detail with a stunning patina on the ancient wooden structure. The art work is mind blowing and each part tells it’s own story. If you don’t...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank James_Littlejohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressive church. I was amazed by it's beauty. Very medieval and I thought it was stunning. Very big

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lorrrein
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free to enter. One end closed off with fairly elegant wooden wall to the soaring ceiling and looks like doing repairs. Many if the side chapels were being used to store tools and materials. Still, some lovely stone and wood carvings and uplifting design.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeanne J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful looking church also known as Sint Niklaaskerk. It was closed when we visited but there are stunning views and photos from the Sint-Michielsplein (Bridge).

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed March 20, 2019

The Sint-Niklaaskerk (Saint Nicholas) Church is a stand out in the Historic City Centre and close to many important churches, cathedrals, and landmarks. It is huge and impressive on the outside. It was not open regularly but we were lucky enough to be passing by...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank benton2569
Reviewed January 30, 2019

Sint-Niklaaskerk (Saint Nicholas Church) is a landmark in the Historic City Centre. It is located amongst many important attractions, making it convenient to visit when in Ghent. Opening hours are 10-5pm (Wed-Sun) and 2-5pm (Mondays). Here you find a beautiful building Scheldt Gothic in style,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

This was our first stop in beautiful Ghent and a good escape from the sleet! The church is beautiful with stunning stained windows. I lit three candles for my missed loved ones which I like to do whilst away. Definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: January 2019
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