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St Nicolas Church

Sint-Nicolaasplein, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
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rather bare church and small treasury

Not a church to specially go to Sint-Niklaas to, but rather nice inside and rather sparingly... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Katrien S
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Ghent, Belgium
A little treasure

This is not one of those Baroque churches which is full of gaudiness & gore. Yes, there is a... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
fifytyplus
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  • Average14%
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12 Aug 2017
“rather bare church and small treasury”
11 Jun 2017
“A little treasure”
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Sint-Nicolaasplein, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Not a church to specially go to Sint-Niklaas to, but rather nice inside and rather sparingly decorated. There is a recent organ, and with some luck you will hear someone play on it. There are quite a few images of St Nicolas hidden throughout the...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is not one of those Baroque churches which is full of gaudiness & gore. Yes, there is a beautiful altar-piece and huge paintings, but what fills my recollection is the beautiful wood carvings - especially the huge pulpit, supported by St Nicolas & angels!...More

Thank fifytyplus
Reviewed 1 June 2017

we visited Gent on a very sunny and warm day. we entered the church as we wanted to cool down and keep the little one out of the cars and trams. we discovered a nice church and we didn't regret the visit.

Thank Alina H
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

If you happen to be in the area do go in and have a quick visit... But don't expect anything spectacular... It's not a touristy place and good to see if you're in the area... I'd definitely not come back to Sint Niklaas as we...More

Thank ATASERT
Reviewed 12 November 2015

A very old church with many interesting items to see inside the church. Right off the main city center square.

Thank A B
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

I wasn't particularly impressed with St Nicolas Church. There's nothing wrong with it - it just hasn't got much to recommend other than the fact that it shares its name with the city I was visiting.

Thank George H
Reviewed 7 October 2014

It's just okay, don't go out of your way to visit the church. nothing spectacular. It is not a tourist attraction.

1  Thank xaii
Reviewed 20 April 2013

We visited this church while we were staying in the area and it was lovely will be visitng the area again

Thank sue c
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Sint_Niklass, close to Antwerp and Ghent in Belgium is a nice little town and the major attraction of this place is the St Nicolas Church at the centre of the town in front of a huge market place. I thought of Santa Claus when I...More

1  Thank drdvg
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