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St. Nicholas Basilica

Prins Hendrikkade 73, 1012 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 8749
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Prins Hendrikkade 73, 1012 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 20 624 8749
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a bit of time to spare so had a look inside this lovely old church. Their was a service on at the time so it didnt seem appropriate to wander around looking at all the interior but it was very nice to visit. As...More

Thank AzitiZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can't miss this church building as it is the most prominent building that you'll see after exiting the Central Station. It is an operating Catholic church so Catholic faith adherents can attend masses here. A nice background if you take photo from the bridge...More

Thank AzlanFirman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

St Nicholas Basilica is the first major landmark you will see from arriving into Centraal Train Station in Amsterdam and is a stunning looking church that looks superb when viewed across the canals. A huge dark and imposing church that dominates the immediate area ,the...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This cathedral is located across the Centraal station and near Dam square. It is beautiful inside and out. Taking photos is allowed.

Thank Natalija T
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

It is a church line any other. You can take pictures inside (there was no sign that prohibited it) you are not allowed to wear hats or use ur smartphone.

Thank dazlious
Reviewed 28 December 2017

It's right across from Centraal Station. Was fortunate to go to 12:30 mass in English. Such a beautiful Church. The sun shone through the glass panes & Oh My it was the most Beautiful Sight to behold. Very lovely mass.

Thank Shaffiabel
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

St. Nicholas Basilica located near Centraal Station and looks old,dark & beautiful. This is a very beautiful cathedral, both inside and outside. A wooden boat in the cathedral looks interesting.

Thank nick248080
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This is the one and only Basilica in Amsterdam. It is not the only Catholic Church, as there are others, but none as large as this one. The stain glass in this church is a must see. There is no entry fee to tour the...More

6  Thank adv40624
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Very cool on the inside. I'd recommend checking it out if you have time and are interested in architecture.

Thank Marty E
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Holy place, I have never seen any church in Amsterdam like this one it's looks like Notre dame in France. One of the best places in Amsterdam

Thank Shodioo
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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29 October 2017|
Response from Oleg Y | Reviewed this property |
Masses are held from 12 :30 to 1 on Tuesday through Friday and You may visit the church on these days from 11 am to 4 pm.
Ana S
17 December 2016|
Response from Colin G | Reviewed this property |
From memory, it is open every day. If you go to its website, the time will be there.
Erica C
11 November 2016|
Response from Colin G | Reviewed this property |
Apologies - I have no idea. There is a website you can visit which will supply the information.