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Big church for a small city

Was surpised by the size of the building that dominated the small city. Walked around the area and... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Halden, Norway
A lovely, quick visit

We stopped here on a whim. We enjoyed walking about and the nearby area very much. It was our last... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
South Jordan, Utah
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  • Average27%
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“old church”(3 reviews)
“small hill”(3 reviews)
“interior”(2 reviews)
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Bergkerkplein 1, 7411 EN, Deventer, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a nice old church, and probably really interesting to look around. However on the day that we visited it was hosting a tattoo exhibition/convention and they wanted eleven euros each to get in. We passed but it's probably worth checking ahead if the...More

Thank Walpy
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The "Bergkerk" (Mountain Church) is a substantial church building from the Middle Ages, located on a small hill in Deventer center (hence Mountain Church). I would like to tell you more about this church, but a note was fastened on the door, saying "Vandaag gesloten"...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Was surpised by the size of the building that dominated the small city. Walked around the area and the are was very nice.

Thank 241erikw
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stopped here on a whim. We enjoyed walking about and the nearby area very much. It was our last day here and I hope to come back when I can spend more time.

Thank N7394JRcindyb
Reviewed 8 October 2017

De Bergkerk is quite old, from around 1200. The church is almost completely empty now. Visitors can admire the floor, walls, ceiling, and the organ. Entry is free. There are some paintings on the walls. I see that there are expositions in the church -...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Originated end 12th century. Not in service anymore as a church, but still owning an impressive organ. Is used for expositions and music perfomances. Especially the Matteus Passion sounds like a 'bell'.

Thank Fokke50
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Nice church at the top of a small Hill in Deventer. Used as exhibition room, music or parties. Exhibition " roofkunst" is interesting. Perhaps a little to expensive but for tourists a Nice packedge with lunch and coffee

Thank Jan-Auwke D
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We popped in here during our Saturday afternoon wander around the streets and discovered it was bigger inside than we had thought when viewing it from the outside. There is some lovely bright stained glass and two altars. The interior has a very light, open...More

Thank kittyginger
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The name speaks itself, "Bergkerk" ( hill church). The location is on a hill (?) of Deventer. It was a little bit hidden behind the small cute houses. You can see the tower from the town square.

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 6 January 2017

A very beautiful old church at the top of the Berg (must be at least a 20metre summit, not bad for the Netherlands). An impressive vast interior, with much to see in the names of the family graves on the floors. Is the centre piece...More

Thank crawfie
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