St. Quentin Cathedral

Hasselt, Belgium

St. Quentin Cathedral in Hasselt was granted to a cathedral in 1967, but its construction began already in the 11th century. The first church was built inthe 8th century and rebuilt in Romanesque style in the 11th century. The cathedral construction continued several centuries. In the 15th century the choir was rebuilt. During the iconoclasm the tabernacle and statues, the altar lateral and the main altar were destroyed. The tower of the present church dates from 1725; it was restored in the 19th century.

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Vismarkt 5, Hasselt, Belgium
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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in Belgium

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Sander de Wilde (11 months ago)
really interesting cathedral, and masses during Corona on tv screens inside.
Cedric Bru (17 months ago)
Interior is quite sober for a cathedral.
Slav Galev (2 years ago)
Quiet place where you can find yourself
Beatrice Kruse (2 years ago)
Nice cathedral, nice and friendly workers.
Cole J (2 years ago)
Cathedral St. Quintinus is truly stunning. I was very impressed with all the interior decor.
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