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St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule)

Parvis Sainte-Gudule | Treurenberg Hill, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 217 83 45
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Parvis Sainte-Gudule | Treurenberg Hill, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This gothic cathedral is the royals place for the important events and there are some interesting pictures on the wall showing some of them. The rest of the cathedral is lots of stunning stained glass windows and exquisite carvings. Very interesting.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The most interesting thing about this Cathedral was the carved pulpit. It also had a visually spectacular organ, but not having heard it played, we don't know if its sound matches its appearance

Thank Gogocar
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the upper town, this impressive building which you approach via a series of stairs is an awe-inspiring gothic masterpiece. Inside is a massive oak pulpit, fabulous stained glass windows and beautiful marble tracery everywhere. An absolute must-visit.

Thank david n
Reviewed 1 week ago

We weren't as impressed as we expected to be, but this is possibly just having been treated to some very beautiful cathedrals in other European capitals. Worth a visit to see the beautiful wooden pulpit and the excavations underground of the original towers though (costs...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've been to the Notre dam in Pari, this may appear to be similar in design and architecture. We witnessed beautiful mass this morning (sunday).

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's only a short walk from the city center. The stained glass windows are impressive to view. I caught the end of mass on a Sunday (2pm).

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Iconic gothic cathedral just steps from the Grand Place. Official church of the royal family. Worth a swing by while wandering Brussels compact center.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the main attractions in Brussels. Very imposing structure and if you study the intricate work you can appreciate it better

Thank SinghCzar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found the church accidentally on my road to the shopping mall. It was about 6:00pm, the whole church is under the warm sun light, which made a really splendid and charming picture. I was so much attracted by the view.

Thank 晓萍 郝
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to visit. Very big and impressive. At night, the lights made a special effect on it. The style is very representative.

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Pinky S
10 April 2017|
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Response from JakeDeuceWalter | Reviewed this property |
hello Pinky yes is a catholic church but not sure if the mass is in English. sorry to be able to answer the second part .
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