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Unusual Church

Very unusual modern architecture, odd choice for a church, a big surprise while riding along on the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
Modern architecture

The old Pauluskerk was demolished some years ago together with next door Calypso cinema and... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Hendrik_NL
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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26 Jun 2018
“Unusual Church”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible building, especially since it is a church. The buildings next to it make it even more awesome.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank almeidaj2017
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Very unusual modern architecture, odd choice for a church, a big surprise while riding along on the tram.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The old Pauluskerk was demolished some years ago together with next door Calypso cinema and Rijnhotel to make room for a new spectacular complex including a new Pauluskerk. The "old" Pauluskerk had gained some notoriety, because is was a sanctuary for homeless people and drugs...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The Pauluskerk has totally been renewed when the building next door (the really colorful 'De Calypso') was built. The architecture really stands out. Have a look when you walk from or towards Rotterdam Central Station.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 3 August 2017

When walking around Rotterdam Central Station, you will fall onto modern buildings hosting shops and restaurants and then you will also have the chance to take a look at this surprising church!

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

The old church was demolished in 2007 to allow the construction of the adjacent apartment building. The new church was completed in 2013 and has an amazing design that is both modern (even futuristic) yet true to its roots. The building captures the wonderful architecture...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Jack B
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