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Grote of Jacobijnerkerk

Jacobijnerkerkhof 95, 8911 EN Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
+31 58 212 8313
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Interesting Church - 27 Aug 2016

Interesting church combining old and new; if you are in Leeuwarden pass by if you have time. The... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
Freddy_on_trips
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Montreal, Canada
twice in a day

We first visited the church with our walking tour and learned that all of the stained glass windows... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
KLsWanderlust
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Houston, Texas
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10 Sep 2016
“Interesting Church - 27 Aug 2016”
8 Aug 2016
“twice in a day”
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Jacobijnerkerkhof 95, 8911 EN Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Interesting church combining old and new; if you are in Leeuwarden pass by if you have time. The stained glass was beautiful and represents the royal family that used to live there at that time. Basically 30 minutes were enough to see it and also...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We first visited the church with our walking tour and learned that all of the stained glass windows are not of religious figures, but of the royal family that used to be in residence in Leeuwarden. We came back in the evening to attend a...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Good idea just to walk in and look around you, especially the windows on the backside that give you a lot of history of the city of Leeuwarden. Also very good: concerts on the magnificent organ.

Thank CHSE
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Reviewed 28 April 2015

The historic church had a funeral monument for one of the ancestors of the dutch royal family. When you like historical building it's worth a visit.

Thank Siem J
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

Oldest church of Leeuwarden, originally part of a monastery. During the reformation turned into a Protestant church, which it's still is. The fact that it is one of the 3 churches in the Netherlands where the ancestors of our royal family were burred makes it...More

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