St. Stephen's Church

Nijmegen, Netherlands

St. Stephen's Church dates probably from the 7th century AD, when bishop Kunibert of Cologne lead the campaign of spreading Christianity. It was enlarged and restored severaltimes during centuries, but the current exterior dates mainly from the 16th century. It was badly damaged in the Second World War but restored in 1969.



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Founded: 16th century
Category: Religious sites in Netherlands


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Andrew Bocxe-Meyer (7 months ago)
A beautiful church with a inclusive attitude. They had a wonderful free photo exhibition with transgender as the theme. I found it so moving and accepting that a church would have display these images. To normalise, love and accept transgender people into the church is such a step forward in the right direction. Well done to the organises. The church is also as beautiful on the outside as it is on the inside. A must see if your in the area.
tino Y (7 months ago)
Beautiful church with interesting exhibition and Saturday concert. People are very nice here.
kaushik am (7 months ago)
Nice old cathedral, built way back in roman Empire times, standing tall and pride of Nijmegen. When I visited there were exhibition of body and S*x that were in display. Quite nice interiors and very peaceful ambience.
RigRacing eSport Gunnar RaNuK Schurich (7 months ago)
What a great historical building! It is buult in Roman architecture, first, and then it was upgraded with Gothic style by expanding the church. For me, playing computer games, it reminds me of places where the Order of the Templars were
David L. Brooks (10 months ago)
In the picturesque town of Nijmegen, Saint Stephen's Church is certainly one of the most captivating places to visit. In fact, I recommend that you rent a bike to see most of the sites around town (my hotel provided free use of their own bicycles).
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