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St Michael s Church: Tours & Tickets

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Sint-Michielsplein | Open from 14.00 to 17.00 only, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing experience, the church has such a holy atmosphere and the surrounding environment adds to it's beauty.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank George A
Reviewed 26 August 2019

Lovely church on the inside. Huge, and intriguingly rises up out of the water. Quite an imposing place and worth seeing.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank lde457
Reviewed 11 August 2019

. . . does not foretell the glory within... or even give a hint of it's strategic, possible most picturesque location, overlooking the St Michael’s Bridge. Sober late Gothic on the outside and rich Neo-Gothic on the inside. Which came first, the church or the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank differentname
Reviewed 5 August 2019

Although building of the church started in 1440, it has suffered various setbacks, including partial destruction by the Calvinists in the 16th century, such that the tower on the west front appears somewhat dumpy, because it has never been finished. Inside is a fine brick...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 23 July 2019

My wife and I visited Ghent on a day trip from Brussels last summer. St. Michael’s Church is an impressive Gothic design. It is next to the St. Michael’s Bridge near the city center of Ghent.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John Dan K
Reviewed 28 June 2019

Very detailed wood carvings, statues and and leaded windows combine to create a calm atmosphere perfect for reflection.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank D E
Reviewed 8 May 2019

Went round this Church, each side of it is so interesting. There is lots to see and different nooks and crannies to explore, Well worth a look, especially from the water.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Livelygadabouts
Reviewed 20 April 2019

St. Michael's Church by the side of Michael's Bridge was really impressive viewed both from external and internally. The Gothic-style and finishes were stunning and worth paying a visit there during your stay in Ghent.

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Impressive church also known as Sint Michielskerk. Although it was closed when we went, you can get some fine views and photos from St Michael's Bridge (Sint-Michielsplein).

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 22 January 2019

St Michael's Church is a real Gothic beauty. We stumbled across it purely by chance as we were taking a stroll in the streets of the city during our short day visit. It certainly looks impressive and it is. The structure is quite imposing. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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