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St Michael s Church

Sint-Michielsplein | Open from 14.00 to 17.00 only, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 234 28 69
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St Michaels church in Ghent

Another must see while visiting Ghent. Its a huge church with interesting sculptures.and is right... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grace S
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It is a church like every other church in Belgium - nothing great or spectacular about it. Dont... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TheGreatestNomad
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Sint-Michielsplein | Open from 14.00 to 17.00 only, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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+32 9 234 28 69
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another must see while visiting Ghent. Its a huge church with interesting sculptures.and is right in the center square near the Opera house. Its walking distance from the City Hall and there are shops and restaurants nearby. You can even take a horse drawn carriage...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a church like every other church in Belgium - nothing great or spectacular about it. Dont expect much and you wont be disappointed.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Beautiful church situated along the canal. Great interior and architecture. Superb paintings inside the church.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I went there on 14 April 2018. The internal of the church was very beautiful although the external appearance was not so attractive. The church was maintained in good condition. The statue and the paintings were very beautiful. I strongly recommend to those who likes...More

1  Thank Wingc633
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

I walked outside and appreciated its beauty; another emblematic building of Ghent where you can take amazing pictures

1  Thank JuanSebastianReina
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

St. Michael's is separated from the other grand Cathedrals in Ghent (St. Baavo's, St. Nick's), but it's worth the journey over the bridge, or on your way back from Gravensteen Castle. It's not as cluttered with art, sculptures, or other stuff like the other two,...More

1  Thank Aaron H
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Interesting interior. Concerts available check it out. Gothic and impressive. One of the best tourists spots in the city

1  Thank HapyGuy7
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

During my two-day visit of Ghent, I passed by this church several times to see if it was opened, either in the morning or afternoon. It was closed the times I tried to visit. I was told it opened at 2:00 p.m. nope it was...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

The outside of this church is a fairly somber affair, but the inside is worth checking out. It's obviously late Gothic and is bright and airy with the surprising array of paintings which seem to present in so many Flemish churches. It's only 30 yards...More

1  Thank AllanJGJ
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Located adjacent to the Bridge of the same name, St Michael's Church is a lovely example of late Gothic Church Architecture. The exterior is a little bleak but don't be put off...the Gothic and Baroque interior is beautiful. The interior is quite light and the...More

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