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Saint Paul's Church

Veemarkt 14, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Painting and sculpture as a holy welcome!

Saint Paul’s Church is a oasis of art not only the beautiful altars but every single inch of the... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Nelson C
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Amazing church. Must see

I visited today and I thought this is the best place to visit when in Antwerp ! The colour... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
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“van dyck” (13 reviews)
“small garden” (3 reviews)
“wood carvings” (4 reviews)
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Veemarkt 14, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Saint Paul’s Church is a oasis of art not only the beautiful altars but every single inch of the gigantic building, inside and outside. I could have spent a whole day exploring its rich museum pieces, and to add the morning there was a mass...More

Thank Nelson C
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I visited today and I thought this is the best place to visit when in Antwerp ! The colour combination inside the church is terrific! Many good drawings and sculptures! Definitely worth visiting!

Thank Wongweinei
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The church was stunning. We got lucky and walked in on the tail end of a symphony performance. What a lovely sound! The garden is also magnificent. Highly recommend.

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth a look if in the area. We liked it a lot and spent about 20 mins there whilst walking the city.

Thank Ace28065
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Sensational former monastery church of the Dominicans near the River Scheldt dating from 1571 contains a series of 15 oil on wood panels by Rubens, Jordaens, Van Dyck et al. The 15 panels are a coordinated depiction of the mysteries of the rosary. The church...More

2  Thank Constant_Discovery
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I didn't know about this little-visited church until we stumbled on it during our city walk. What a gem! There was a free concert while we were there which was lovely. There is also a placard in the church describing a painting from 1636 that...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Go and enjoy the peace and quiet once you leave the street and bustling city, first in the enclosed garden and later in the splendour of the church - breathtaking !

Thank lodeenisa
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Very beautiful and serene space, many lovely artworks and wood carvings. A lovely place to visit if you are in the area.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A church that doesn't charge an entry fee...how novel! Ok so I'm still peeved about the cathedral gouge. But.....here's the rub and it's got nothing to do with money....this church is a huge surprise as you enter via a largely unimpressive exterior the inside is...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Totally blown away by this building. Free to go into as well! Beautiful in the extreme so make sure it is on your list of plcaes to visit

Thank PaulFogg
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