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Grote of Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk

Kerkplein 2, 4811 XT, Breda, The Netherlands
+31 76 521 8267
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Worth a short visit; main place of interest

This is Breda's main reference point; a bit bare for a church- but well lit. Historical overview of... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
leonardm65
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Brussels, Belgium
Huge, impressive was closed

An impressive building in Breda centre Building was closed so no idea about the inside Very nice... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Wim m
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London, United Kingdom
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Kerkplein 2, 4811 XT, Breda, The Netherlands
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"beautiful church"
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"onze lieve vrouwekerk"
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"worth a visit"
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"free entry"
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"orange nassau"
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"the main square"
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"grote markt"
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"tower"
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"inside"
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"city"
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"ancestors"
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

This is Breda's main reference point; a bit bare for a church- but well lit. Historical overview of dutch monarchy.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

An impressive building in Breda centre Building was closed so no idea about the inside Very nice surrounding

Thank Wim m
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This building is full of history, you can smell it in each corner! Unfortunately, the most of the internal decoration is lost. It deserve a visit anyway.

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Very nice church from outside, specially during the night, a symbol of the city. Interior is quite simple, although there is some nice sculpture, worth a visit. Free entrance.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We didn't visit the church but only the tower. This one is the 5th highest church tower in the Netherlands and is offers a rather unique design. The climb is not very difficult, but the first section will take you almost all the way up...More

Thank Krugg31
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

the history behind all of the buildings are fantastic. very clean and well kept. lots of entry fees are

Thank jeanette h
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Grote Kerk of Breda is a very impressive monument. The forefathers of our royals founded the church in the 15th century and many of them are buried in magnificent graves.

Thank geert_wirken
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Breda was a frontier city in the struggle against 16th century Spanish domination. The Nassau family was in a key position in the fighting and needed God's blessing. This protestant church was instrumental in bringing about spiritual backing. The people of Brabant however remained catholic...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

A very beautiful church with many memories of the royal Nassauen family. Everywhere you find good explnation where you are looking at. It looks a bit like a museum. Entrance is free but dont forget the gift box. Recommended fee 1 euro per person. Stay...More

Thank dadeboom
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We have a view of the church from our hotel room and today we walked to it, went inside just as they were about to have a free Bach recital played on their amazing organ. We felt so privileged to hear it played-it is amazing....More

Thank justjans
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