Beautiful historic serenity in the corner of the busy Burgh (spelling) . No matter what faith you are or even agnostic it would be hard not to find some spiritual peace here .
About Basilica of the Holy Blood
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This hidden treasure is worthy of a visit. The medieval Basilica is incredible as is the thought that it contains the holy blood. This can be viewed at various times of the day. Its free and worthy of a visit by anyone irrespective of your...More
We were just wandering around and this is in the city square, so ended up going in. Found it a quiet place to sit and think.
From the outside, the Basilica may seem underwhelming or unimpressive, but the actual chapel and hall is a sight worth the short climb - beautiful and imposing, but inspiring and awesome in the religious and classical sense. Viewing for the famous vial of blood is...More
Not to be missed. It was included in my walking tour, a place that definitely should be viewed for the artistry and history.
The Basilica of the Holy Blood is a breathtaking, must see experience while in Bruges. The artwork adorning the walls of the church was incredible, and the vivid colours of the stained glass windows looked beautiful in this atmospheric, historic place of worship. Although the...More
One could not be but struck by the sheer holiness and tranquility that permeated this shrine. You could feel it in all your senses. Even the most hard-hearted individual would feel something of its atmospheric impact. It is said that the small gilded box here...More
Just off the Bourg next to the City Hall and the Palace of Justice you can access this ancient but beautiful Basilica of the Holy Blood The stained glass is amazing and the sun shine made it all the more special. Expect queues, but be...More