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opposite the wellington museum

Not really anything to see but you van pop your head in for 5 minutes after visiting the Wellington... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
kiwiinbelgium
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Belgium
Memorials to the fallen at Waterloo.

This little church is full of memorials to the fallen at the battle of Waterloo. It is free to go... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
johnbarrett07
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Snaith, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Not a really big or impressive church, but historically linked to the famous battle and perfect to visit after or before visiting the Wellington Museum or the Lion's Mound (closeby).

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Beautiful old church from top to bottom. Great architecture and history. Was utilized during the battle of Waterloo.

Thank Baron M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

To be clear: the church is not a major tourist attraction. Yes, it has some links to Waterloo 1815. If you are visiting the Wellington Museum, it makes a lot of sense to check out this church too. That being said, it is a nice...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Not really anything to see but you van pop your head in for 5 minutes after visiting the Wellington museum it doesn't take a minute

Thank kiwiinbelgium
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This little church is full of memorials to the fallen at the battle of Waterloo. It is free to go in although we left a bit in the collection box. Worth a visit.

Thank johnbarrett07
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Last stop of the English troops before the battle, in front of Wellington headquarters, to pray before the battle - simple church but relevant for the Waterloo history

Thank AndreRezende
Reviewed 27 January 2016

It's certainly something completely different. The huge entrance area is quite remarkable for a church of this size. Fascinating to read quickly through the names of the regiments and their fallen, on all the stone plaques in the main body. It's right next door to...More

Thank Tony36
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Within this church there are many stones commemmorating officers who fell in the battle of Waterloo. It seems to me that such commemmorations took off in Napoleonic times, probably as a result of the introduction of conscription, instead of relying on mercenaries.

Thank RHAHJ
Reviewed 3 November 2015

nothing really special but worth to see before visiting the battlefield of waterloo! It is in the city center just next to the tourist info where you can get free maps and info

Thank Vasilis_Kourousias
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The eglise St Joseph is a church that was built behind a Napoleonic monument, giving it its special feature, and that eye catching (but just a little) greek temple style entrance. If you have any reason to stop in Waterloo town (and manage to find...More

Thank Stuart W
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