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Abdij Tongerlo

Abdijstraat 40, Tongerlo, Bree, Belgium
+32 14 54 54 28
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Impressive abbey

Impressive abbey not only the view, the walk around it, but also the history. We got a guided tour... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
GuppeC
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Hulshout, Belgium
Abbey with an Extraordinary Clock

The location is a little bit outside the town centre. Soon you enter the gate, you'll be in a big... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Solodam J
,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Abdijstraat 40, Tongerlo, Bree, Belgium
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Impressive abbey not only the view, the walk around it, but also the history. We got a guided tour by a superb guide, one that was openminded, open for questions, discussions and time flew by. It it not only the 'grandeur' that suprises you, but...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

The location is a little bit outside the town centre. Soon you enter the gate, you'll be in a big complex of stone buildings, a shop selling souvenir and books, a church and a "tiendschuur" (kind of barn) which have an exposition about the Norbertines...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

The guided tour on Sunday was very informative. We heard many details about the start of the abbey, its importance for the environment, the daily business, and the decline. The story about abbot Sonnius was particularly entertaining. It's also mind-blowing to realize that today's premises...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

It's a nice place to pass when you are in the neighboorhood. Sirene to sit for a while or just visit the abbey!

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