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Check the cannon balls stuck in the church before you go inside. The interior is highly decorated... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Lovely Architecture

Very interesting church and Architecture. We did not have a chance to take a detailed tour but... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Check the cannon balls stuck in the church before you go inside. The interior is highly decorated. In the center of the church you will find mirrors that you can hold to see the wonderful art work on the ceiling. Keeps you from getting cramps...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Very interesting church and Architecture. We did not have a chance to take a detailed tour but interesting and breath taking sights.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LC07110224
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This wonderful old church is beautifully maintained and can be visited during certain hours on specific days of the week. There are 12 beautiful paintings of the wooden ceiling with lovely brass chandeliers hanging below them. It dates from the 15 century and even has...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Aeraille
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The church is beautiful, good acoustics, but the concert was extremely boring, even 1st rank seats were not good

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ekholland27
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Glorious church started in mid 1300s. Absolutely stunning painted wooden ceiling from 1500s. Really enjoyed the experience

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Historical Church built >1350, very well maintained. Located in a fortified city of Naarden. > 1510 a wooden ceiling depicting the scenes of the New & Old Testament was added.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Nubuck T
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Mid morning we started out and heard music from the church. An organist and trumpet player were rehearsing for a concert in 2 days and we were able to hear bits of a Bach concerto that sent our hearts soaring. The women who manned the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Meridith T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The ceiling of this church is adorned with the most amazing murals. They usually have mirrors to help you view in detail without having to strain your neck. When you've finished being amazed by the ceiling, take a look at the stones on the floor....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Sergius H
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Outside quite a regular church in a very nice little town inside offers really impressive views. Worth seeing!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Gagosha
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This church has a restored wooden ceiling with very nice paintings. Sit down and use a mirror to study the colorful paintings without getting neck pain. It is also possible to visit the tower, which gives a great view of the fortress of Naarden.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Rob R
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