Bolsward Church

Bolsward, Netherlands

The Protestant church of Bolsward was renewed and enlarged between 1446 and 1461. The tower of the church was built in the 15th century and the gabled roof was added in the 17th century.



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Founded: 1446-1461
Category: Religious sites in Netherlands

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Kees Huisman (14 months ago)
Beautifully restored church with a monumental organ. A visit to the church is definitely worth it.
Klari van Dijk (2 years ago)
Great beautiful church for concerts, etc. very old church of 68 meters long. At this time there was a concert. The church has digital screens to see everything clearly. Nice overview of everything. Highly recommended to come and see the church. Open daily from 9am to 5pm
Hans-Friedrich Wendebaum (3 years ago)
Impressive interior! Such a building in such a small community ... Definitely worth a visit, even if it doesn't look like it from the outside (apart from the imposing size)
Bernard Visser (3 years ago)
Too fine and too beautiful to name them all here.
Josette van der Heijden (3 years ago)
SOL-SGO organ trip 2021. Warm welcome with coffee and cake followed by a wonderful concert on the Hinsz organ; organist Remy Syrian
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