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One of the key sites to visit

One of the key sites in this charming town; this seems like some part of the building are missing... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Toronto, Canada
The standout building in Edam.

This is a lovely old church tower that is striking in its design. The bells are also beautiful to... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

One of the key sites in this charming town; this seems like some part of the building are missing, it is a public building worth to pop by while visiting Edam. The town is easy to visit walking from the train stations, gather a map...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This is a lovely old church tower that is striking in its design. The bells are also beautiful to hear.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The highest building in the town is the church tower, whose bells ring every 15 minutes. I could not go inside, as it was closed.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ana L
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We came on the bus from Amsterdam central station via Zaanse Schans (windmills)and Volendam (day ticket 18,5 euros amazing value). Edam is a lovely little town, some touristy bits but not as much as we expected a quiet peaceful spot.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank William L
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The former bell tower of the old church is an icon of Edam . One cannot miss it as it is probably the highest building in town !

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 15 September 2016

While walking from the bus stop through Edam One can't miss this tall, slender bell tower. It is all that remains of the 13th century church. The tower itself us from the 15th century. The original name was Church of our Dear Lady. Unfortunately, the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kevin D
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