Saint Peter's church in Grou was built in the first half of the 13th century out of tuffstone. Already in the 13th century the church was heightened. In the 15th century the church was lengthened to the west and heightened for the second time with brick. The current tower dates from the early 15th century. The monumental Pipe organ was built in 1853 by L. van Dam & Zn. from Leeuwarden.

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Kerkstraat 1, Grou, Netherlands
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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Netherlands

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Grousters (2 years ago)
Prachtige oude kerk in hartje centrum van Grou. Hoewel de toren niet publiek toegankelijk is heb je vanuit dit hoogtepunt een prachtig uitzicht over de omgeving.
Joe Cost Budde (3 years ago)
Beautiful place
Sjoerd vd Meulen (3 years ago)
Prachtige kerk.Monumentaal.
Gösta Van Dam (4 years ago)
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