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St Nicholas' Church

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St Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas' Church

St Nicholas' Church

This church in Tournai bluestone is one of the most beautiful examples of the Scheldt Gothic style. One of its unique elements is that the tower is not above the entrance, but above the crossing of the nave and transepts. It functions as a sort of natural lantern as the light shines into the transept from the tower.

Opening hours

  • T 05/03  >
  • F 06/03  >
  • S 07/03  >
  • S 08/03  >
  • M 09/03  >
  • T 10/03  >
  • W 11/03  >
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Sint-Niklaaskerk

Cataloniëstraat
9000 Gent
Tel.: +32-92342869
E-mailadres: info@stniklaas.com
Op het stadsplan: C3

Publicatie

Visitor’s guide Ghent

Visitor’s guide Ghent

1,000 years against the current

Public transport

Korenmarkt

Afstand: 20m
Sint-Niklaaskerk

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