Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal), Bruges

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View artwork from different periods of Belgium's history at Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal), one of the city's most significant churches. While the first parish church was established here in the 10th century, the oldest remaining part of today's 19th-century Romanesque structure is the foundation of the tower, dating back to the 12th century. When you enter, look for the handwoven wall carpets from the 18th century; further inside, look for the 15th-century altarpieces and the 16th-century podium in the choir. Look up to see the arched buttresses and wood carving. This centrally located church is a good stop on any walking tour of the city. PutHoly Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal) into our Bruges tour builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • What I love about traveling throughout Europe is seeing the amazing Catholic cathedrals and churches. I also that despite the Mass being in a different language, I can follow along with the exception....  more »
  • .. is the word that I'd use to describe this place of worship. Plenty of old (if average) paintings but lots of stupendous stained glass windows behind the pulpit area. Free to get in which is a...  more »
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  • I visited the chocolate capital of the world, Bruges in Belgium with my wife and two friends a few months ago. Whilst we were in the city we took the opportunity to have a look around inside the church. It's not a large building by any means, but I would definitely say it's worth a visit if you're ever visiting Belgium.
  • Ok. Went to see Michelangelo's statue which was lovely. It definitely worths a visit and the entrance fee is just €4 but nothing very special overall. Typical Catholic Church

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