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The Big or Eusebius Church in Arnhem

193 reviews
About The Big or Eusebius Church in Arnhem
The Big or Eusebius Church in Arnhem has dominated the skyline of the city of Arnhem for more than five centuries now and tells the history of the capital of the province of Gelderland from the Middle Ages until the Second World War and the post-war reconstruction. The Eusebius Church is both historical and contemporary and is frequently used for various activities and events. Get fascinated by the history of the Eusebius Church. Discover the historical objects, the famous Strumphler-organ in the beautiful Church Hall and return to the year 1000 in the crypts. The unique panoramic elevator takes you past one of Europe’s largest and heaviest carillons up to 73 meters high, where you can enjoy a panoramic view over Arnhem and its surroundings. The Eusebius Church regularly organizes (temporary) exhibitions on the history of the Eusebius Church.
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful old church. You must go up to the top. The gentleman who does the informative talk up there was extremely friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The views from the top are amazing!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Zyx53
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The most interesting part of the church is the memorial to the paratroopers. You can also take the elevator up to the bell tower for a great view of the city. The church was rebuilt after the war.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SweetTone
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Quite an impressive lift! Take it in summer or during sunny autumn/ winter days for the fog could clog the view in the far horizon. Worth a try 😇

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank EnglishTeacherIvyE
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

If you are not frightened of heights and want to get an amazing view of the city then this is a must do , reasonable admission price and a lift takes you to the glass floors , are you brave enough ?

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank princessfiona1971
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Currently the church is under reconstruction externally however lots to see inside. They have an elevator that’s goes into the steeple which offers great views of the city and surprisingly a glass box that extends from the building to test your mettle. There is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank pope86
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Really good views from the top and a lift gets you there a volunteer guide shows you around really good history in this church almost totally destroyed in 2nd world war there is a glass walk way at top surrounded by scaffolding at the minute...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 400phillipb
Reviewed 28 May 2018

There's an amazing History to this church which I'm sure you're aware of. We loved the sculpture of the paratroopers, my great uncle could well be one of those men. I guess the main attraction for most people is the view of the bridge which...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank paula0607
Reviewed 18 May 2018

The architectural highlight of Arnhem is the "Big", Grote Kerk or Eusebius Church with its 93 meter or 302 feet high tower. It dominates Arnhem's skyline, Construction started in 1450, and it took over a century to complete. It was designed in the Nether Rhine...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank travelbobk
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Church is under renovation and probably will be for a bit. Church was destroyed in war but rebuilt. Good info boards outside. Only downside was having to pay to go inside. I can understand charging for the elevator ride to the top of the tower...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BennyJosee
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The tower is undergoing repair work, so is surrounded by scaffolding (so is ugly to look at). But, inside, there is a lift (elevator) that takes one up to the 8th floor where they can get views of the city. If one dares, they can...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Fred T
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Response from frankyboy s | Reviewed this property |
Just go in , no need for private tour . The tower is the best part