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A must do in Yrpes

An amazing building from the outside, most impressive. The interior equally pleasing in such a vast... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Keithbath D
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
A beautiful cathedral

This Cathedral has a lot to see including both modern statues and old paintings. There is also a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kvasirsblood
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing building from the outside, most impressive. The interior equally pleasing in such a vast space.

Thank Keithbath D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cathedral has a lot to see including both modern statues and old paintings. There is also a phtograph above the entrance showing the state it was in after WW1.

Thank Kvasirsblood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gothic architecture at its finest. A huge cathedral that fills the skyline. Very impressive and atmospheric inside. We'll worth a trip and light a candle.

Thank Sean G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cathedral is quite a sight, amazing how it has been rebuilt following the destruction of WW1. My Grandfather had been billeted here so quite a sentimental visit.

Thank David N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we visited there was a lot of work going on outside the cathedral, I think they were erecting stages and sound systems for a concert, Inside the cathedral was really well worth visiting with lots of moving tributes to theos lost in WW1. very...More

Thank AlandAnC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is difficult to believe that this imposing gothic structure was completely rebuilt between 1922 and 1930. The interior was cool and calm and an excellent place to contemplate the events which led to its destruction in The Great War. Near the entrance is a...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Stunning from the outside and beautiful on the inside. Well worth a visit there is so much to see. Not sure if they do guided tours but I would have done on if we had time.

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

This Church is just behind the Flanders Field Museum off the main square. It is a beautiful example of the local architecture, a lot of which was painstakingly rebuilt after WW1. There is no charge to enter or walk around the Church, and it is...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Third time visiting Ypres and this cathedral is a must see. There's modern and old art inside plus lost of information on the history of the building.

Thank Lewis G
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

On our central Ypres tour we took 30 mins to wander into this amazing cathedral. Hard to imagine how such an edifice was rebuilt to such perfect standards after the destruction of ww1. A wonderful feeling of serenity on entry.

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