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Caermersklooster Provincial Centre of Art and Culture

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Great exhibition in the heart of Patershol

Finally I got the chance to visit the charactiristic monastry in Patershol. During history the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Enschede, The Netherlands
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Visiting Gent

In this periode they have the exibition Oer. A very nice one on the history of Flanders with... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Rinus W
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Vrouwebroersstraat 6 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 269 29 10
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Finally I got the chance to visit the charactiristic monastry in Patershol. During history the monastry and the monks were of great signaficance in the cityquarter of the poor. I visited the exhibition "Oer" in which the Flemish roots are shown through the paintings and...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

In this periode they have the exibition Oer. A very nice one on the history of Flanders with paintings of their famous artists in Expressionism and Impressionism. Very good organised with an excellent audio system. No way to miss this when in Gent.

Thank Rinus W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

beautifull exposition about the flemish painters end 1800-till mid 1900's - most interesting to see these paintings of valerius de saedeleer, gust de smet and many others

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I came to learn more about the restoration. The exhibit was very informative and worth a slight detour from the historic center. My only criticism is that the exhibition featured one short film after another and offered NO WHERE to sit while watching. Prepare to...More

Thank roaminginrome101
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The nineteenth century sees Belgium become one of the leading industrial nations in the world. Farmers become factory workers, deserting the countryside for the city to live in cramped and stinking slums beneath towering mill chimneys that belch smoke day and night. The growing nostalgia...More

1  Thank dierik
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Do not hesitate to come, specially for the exposition about the restauration of the Mystic Lamb. . The crypt itself is high and dark, so difficult to see all détails told by the audioguide. Audioguide & lockers available, free of charge(included in the ticket price)...More

Thank Fitz b
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Been tot this venue several times (last was today for the exposition Oer (Roots) where Belgian paintings from private collections are shown. Wonderful exposition, btw! During the Gent Film Festival I visited this as well several times for a Stanley Kubrick and a Martin Scorcese...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 14 December 2016

nice exposition about the restauration of the Lam gods - triptiek from the Van Eyck brothers was very intresting

Thank HenkWarnier
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We almost came across this by accident and it should be on every tourists to do list in Ghent. We both came away with a better understanding of the history of Europe. The artworks are excellent and the description on the audio guide is first...More

Thank frankthewool
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We visited midday on a Sunday with Dutch and English friends . We found Great artwork and a great exhibition ,thoroughly enjoyed it ! Beautiful city we must return again one day. They dealt with out 40 plus group very well and it was easy...More

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