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St. Walburga's Church (Sint-Walburgakerk)

Sint-Maartensplein, Bruges, Belgium
+32 50 44 46 46
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Baroque style Church

St. Walburga's church is close to the historic centre of Bruges and is easy to find. It has a very... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
rayrest
via mobile
Grand architecture

What a splendid church. Amazing stained glass windows, fabulous wooden pulpit and beautiful organ... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Kosher22
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Great Leighs, United Kingdom
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Sint-Maartensplein, Bruges, Belgium
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

St. Walburga's church is close to the historic centre of Bruges and is easy to find. It has a very pleasing interior and is a terrific 17th century church.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

What a splendid church. Amazing stained glass windows, fabulous wooden pulpit and beautiful organ pipe structure. A place to visit and reflect in a near quite environment.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A very nice place to spend a time of contemplation and take moment out of the whirl of sight seeing.

Thank Lyn R
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This church is again not on the touristic route, you have to wander around and you will find this hidden gem. Its a church build in Baroque style, beautifully renovated and in my opinion one of the most beautiful ones in Bruges. So much to...More

Thank HugoColle
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I like their preacher's pulpit made of wood. It is so lively. There are angels and statues carved in there. Quite beautiful! The ceiling is unheard of with a dome. Naturally, there are many wooden chairs. Even the confession is made of wood with lively...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

From the moment you walk in it is mesmorizing. The back wall contains of huge mural painted by a Renaissance painter of people in hell. On both left and right sides are intrically carved life size Angels carved beautifully from mahogany and the front alter...More

Thank Mariel M
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Stumbled upon by chance, an oasis of peace in the tourist maelstrom of Bruges. Beauty, space and light, don't miss it.

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Visited whilst some restoration was being carried out but still very beautiful, interesting architecture

Thank seg152016
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Beautifully clean and well maintained, with appropriate piped music it is an aesthetic experience just to stand an look. The pulpit is scarily beautiful. It is the Jesuits at their best. I just preferred St. Anne's because it was slightly down at heel. It just...More

Thank RHW A
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Well worth searching out and taking a look. Beautifully restored. This a light and airy church with a stunning interor

Thank Tim B
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