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This small beguinage / museum is very charming and quaint . They started in 1267 and still this day... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nadja I
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Don't overlook the museum!

A cosy little place within the city centre. A haven of quiet and beauty. Feel the atmosphere of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Breda, The Netherlands
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Catharinastraat 29, 4811 XE, Breda, The Netherlands
+31 76 522 2609
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small beguinage / museum is very charming and quaint . They started in 1267 and still this day people are living there and have their own chapel/church. I have lived in Breda many years. And i still am atracted to its charms and go...More

Thank Nadja I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is not many things to see in Breda but if you are not in a hurry and you like to take a walk its a recommended peaceful place.

Thank Janusz P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cosy little place within the city centre. A haven of quiet and beauty. Feel the atmosphere of the Middelages which still lingers here.

Thank 940renee2014
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is definitely worth a visit if you're in the town. However it's important to remember that it is no longer an active Beginhof, it is a private residential area. There is a statue of the last two residents of the Beginhof and a beautiful...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 30 April 2018

In the middle of old city Medicinal herbic garden Church mostly open . No "begijnen"more But 1 house open to the public so you can see how the live d one time till ca 20 yaer ago

Thank Theodoor B
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Nice and quiet authentic place. Certainly worth a visit when you are in Breda. Like many places in this old city center.

Thank Johnny_easyrider
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Nice visit on a rainy day. Easy to get to and next to a pretty park. I’d recommend on a one or two day visit here.

Thank Joseph Z
Reviewed 13 February 2018

A Begijnhof was a group of small houses near a church and around a garden where the elderly poor ladies could live in the middle ages. The Begijnhof in Breda is very well preserved and gives a good impression of what this looked like. As...More

1  Thank Jaap U
Reviewed 18 December 2017

When you are in Breda, this is a must-see. Very cute and small community. All is in balance: houses, art, antiques, flowers and church. A quiet place to dream and just stroll along for a bit

1  Thank flipflopfiles
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Estonishing beauties and background on the town’s history are displayed in a compact area. It is right in the City centre at the historic Catharina street. The Begijnhof offers a relaxing feeling of a garden in the middle of the historic town.

Thank geert_wirken
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