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Church

Its a nice and quint church right in the middle of the city center. Perhaps very old and sometimes... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
VLimaye
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Pune, India
Near the river Aa

The Aa is more a brook than a river. Moreover in Groningen it has changed its course and... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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26 Oct 2018
“Church”
8 Sep 2018
“Near the river Aa”
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Its a nice and quint church right in the middle of the city center. Perhaps very old and sometimes there are exhibitions held. This church is a landmark and on saturdays there is a flower market right next to it. If your are Groningen this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank VLimaye
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The Aa is more a brook than a river. Moreover in Groningen it has changed its course and archeologists to date have not been able to determine its exact locations. Anyway in 13th Century Groningen, fishermen and traders built a chapel near the brook where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Aa kerk is a rather large former church, which is currently closed to the public. The tower is an easily identifiable landmark in Groningen. There is little green space near the front of the church, which are great for a rest or eating lunch.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Aa-Kirk is an old church with some wooden pews and towering arches. It is used for events and other functions.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DaveBallou
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the area and had to navigate the city without data/WiFi. The church served as an important landmark during the visit. It also had a wonderful market on the Friday we were there. The fruit stands were great and we got some...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had a business event with catering and surprise acts: a great location especially with all these candles.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Anne-Marie C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A nice building from the outside and also from the inside. Groningen is not the wildest place to visit but this church was worthwhile as it gave you background information of the town's history as well. Worth a visit if you are in town.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

Lovely old church with frequent exhibitions such as World Press Photo and The Night of Science in Groningen. Interesting shop attached with specialises in products which have been on the market for 100 years or more.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank maaikepypekamp
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This is an impressive building from the outside - quite sinister under grey skies, but really quite attractive the next day which was sunny. Couldn't find any information about getting in.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank fjd1lgl
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Great if you want local cheeses and other foods, there were also a few stalls that served takeaway food.

Date of experience: March 2016
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