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Great church and museum

Although a bit of a walk from the centre its worth stopping here for a look around on the way to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
RichardYarm
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Super museum

Take a very pleasant walk along the canals and about a mile from the hubbub of central Bruge you... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
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The current museum is housed in the old infirmary and displays the eclectic collection accumulated by nuns down the centuries. The oldest pieces date back to the 14th century. Many miracles have been attributed to the white limestone statue of Our...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Although a bit of a walk from the centre its worth stopping here for a look around on the way to the windmills and city gates. A beautiful medieval church interior and museum that was well worth a 30 min-45 min look around

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Take a very pleasant walk along the canals and about a mile from the hubbub of central Bruge you will find this excellent little museum. A number of fascinating exhibits and a very attractive church. At €6 to get in it’s good value and it’s...More

Thank peterpiperpickedapec
Reviewed March 22, 2018

We found this almost by accident when following a walk from our guide book. Fascinating history and good small collection of art, silver and religious artifices. The shrine in the main church was lovely and beautiful and detailed tapestries and stained glass tell of the...More

1  Thank Jeanette W
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Church and museum that has artifacts collected by nuns dating back to the 14th century. The church itself still functions as a church and is quiet and attraction.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed February 25, 2018

This is a working church, smelling of this morning's incense. I definitely believe that churches are great, as long as you don't actually believe anything said in them. Anyway, it's a fascinating place, some lovely and some quite bizarre things to see. There is a...More

Thank emrystravel
Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is a little further from the centre of Bruge but worth the walk, particularly as the walk is alongside the beautiful canals. The church is beautiful to see, and the museum collection isn't huge but is very interesting, and very helpful information is provided...More

Thank JenniferDrummond
Reviewed December 17, 2017

This is one of 12 places you can visit by purchasing the Museum Pass for EUR 20 (or EUR 17 if you get a discount through your hotel). This pass is valid for 3 days and is definitely worth it if you have the time...More

Thank David S
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Located somewhat north of the main tourist attraction is the museum and church of the Potterie, a still working convent, I was told when entering. The museum displays some of the items that belonged to the convent. There are few really world class objects on...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed August 9, 2017

takes your breath away. Most churches are gorgeous but this is a must go and see! Organ recital was on and it was ethereal

Thank Gill F
Reviewed March 20, 2017

When we entered the church, we had to pay a small fee to enter it. Our first visit here, was a large room with several paintings, a few sculptures and some elegant furniture. The paintings stood out. The Flemish in the past painted amazingly! All...More

1  Thank Robby G C
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