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St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule)

Parvis Sainte-Gudule | Treurenberg Hill, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 217 83 45
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Parvis Sainte-Gudule | Treurenberg Hill, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 217 83 45
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A short walk from the train station. You don't have to be religious to admire this stunning cathedral. Its appearance is similar to the Notre Dame in Paris, the twin towers and the architecture. Beautiful stained glass windows. Construction took 300 years. If you are...More

Thank thewillow
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent sightseeing near the center. It is astonishing especially the night with the lights showing the architecture of the hole building

Thank pavlos v
Reviewed 4 days ago

Modeled like Notre Dame in Paris, the Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula is absolutely stunning. The interior is not too elaborate or gaudy (except maybe the pulpit... you could spend an hour looking at that), and the stained glass windows were incredibly beautiful....More

Thank JackAttacksTheRoad
Reviewed 6 days ago

This religious edifice in addition to its religious aspects also documents a great deal of Belgian history. It is well worth a visit.

Thank ugyved
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I haven't seen here yet a church with the quality of the English or French famous sites. The exterior is perhaps the best part with a small parc in front. Inside the statues of the apostles are not very inspiring. The new organ and some...More

Thank Hans Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge building, fairly sparse in decoration. Highlight for me were the excavations under the nave, where you can see parts of the previous structure. Also make sure you walk around the outside - the architecture and ornamentation are worth it ans the...More

Thank Martin_Ridgway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning cathedral, free entry; you need to pay around 6 euros (3/2/1) for the rest of the 3 rooms, we didn't go in them but the cathedral itself is a must-see

Thank raebeari
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the many must see attractions in downtown Brussels. Easy to spend a day getting lost in the attraction and beauty of it!

Thank Vacationer155021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here on the way back to my hotel. As soon as you walk up to the front entrance, you already know it's a beauty. You're in for a treat once you walk inside and see how elaborate and well designed the cathedral is....More

Thank Walter L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the visit & imagine how incredible are the royal weddings here... interior is very elaborated,The sculptures are impressive and the columns are so tall ending in with amazing ceilings. The organ though not very large does have a heavenly sound.

Thank apocalipse
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Pinky S
10 April 2017|
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Response from JakeDeuceWalter | Reviewed this property |
hello Pinky yes is a catholic church but not sure if the mass is in English. sorry to be able to answer the second part .