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Beautiful Church

The church is situated near the Castle of Laeken, about 20 mins tram ride from city center... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Himadri G
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Kolkata, India
Wouldn’t have thought of stopping but do

Pleasantly surprised. So much history and easy to access from city Centre. We spent a good amount... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
del4dm
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Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The church is situated near the Castle of Laeken, about 20 mins tram ride from city center. However, this is really beautiful even though not very old compared to the St Michael's cathedral. It was made in the 17th century and it is really tall...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. So much history and easy to access from city Centre. We spent a good amount of time here wandering

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank del4dm
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

My whole life I drive by this church but now friends take me to visit the church the royal crypt and the cemetery. In one word very impressive we had a guide that tell us all small details and a congratulations for the amazing restoring...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is an impressive very tall church that was originally built in memory of Queen Louise-Marie, wife of King Leopold I. The church itself is fairly empty inside with tall ceilings. The outer structure is attractive in style and picturesque. Most impressive is the cemetery...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank tripsandfood55
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If visiting a cemetery is your thing then don't miss this one, as it has some amazing old graves. Some of the sculptures give an interesting insight into the way people grieve for a loved one/s. There seems to be cleaning and restoration of graves...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank SimKris
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The church of Our Lady of Laeken, completed in the early 1900s, is in a lovely Neo-Gothic style. It’s not as centrally located in Brussels as other impressive churches such as the Cathedral of Saints Michael and Gudula, and the church of Notre Dame du...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This place is good and the architecture is very good. Its one of the best places. I would recommend it to tourists.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Picknmove
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This church is the best one in Brussels,dont know why so many ppl miss it,maybe because there is a lot of cemetery pictures in this,but cemetery is behind the church.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Martins O
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice church. Beautiful artwork and impressing in size. We didn't go in, and I don't know if you were allowed. The graveyard next door is also nice.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank KentA704
Reviewed 15 March 2016

being able to visit this church was great. the design and the work that went into making this church is easily seen. The history, the view are all great. Trying to get a picture of the whole church and not having any signage from the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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