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“Unique in its sort”
Review of Sint Laurenskerk

Sint Laurenskerk
Ranked #29 of 211 things to do in Rotterdam
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Little nice church. three magnicifent organs and a beautifull altar and statues. One of the onlu chirches that also has a special place for other religions and there celebrations,

Thank gejo-fototeam
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"beautiful church"
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"old church"
in 5 reviews
"second world war"
in 5 reviews
"gothic architecture"
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"bronze doors"
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"entry fee"
in 2 reviews
"rotterdam city"
in 2 reviews
"organ"
in 7 reviews
"restored"
in 9 reviews
"erasmus"
in 5 reviews
"landmark"
in 6 reviews
"tower"
in 6 reviews
"statue"
in 4 reviews
"restoration"
in 2 reviews
"religious"
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"markthal"
in 5 reviews
"bombed"
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

The Gothic church is the only surviving building from medieval Rotterdam and was restored after World War II as a symbol of Rotterdam's resilience. It is located next to the Markthal and is surrounded by modern buildings making it difficult to miss.

Definitely worth a short visit.

Thank TAIN2013
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

I visited here using my Rotterdam Welcome Card booklet, which gave me a 50% discount on the €3 entry fee, which includes the audio guide.
The Church is magnificent, especially when you realise that it was almost completely destroyed during the Second World War.
The audio guide is one of the best that I have used. Very interesting and informative, but also very quirky!
The guide is disguised as a "Bible"!
For the cost, it is worth it, even without the discount.
I personally would have paid €5-10 for the visit, as you could easily spend several hours going around.

Thank Donald M
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

We passed this old church as we were walking from the market hall along the pedestrianised shopping streets towards the civic centre. The colourful crest above the clock on the tower caught my eye. We only viewed from outside but the surrounding area was very clean and well maintained, as are most places in The Netherlands

Thank Linda A
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

This gothic style church is the only middle age monument that survived from the war. Nowadays it becomes a multifunctional place. Not only for services but also for concerts, symposium, workshop, party, exposition and other events, too. We couldn't get around inside the church as there was an event there.

Thank Solodam J
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