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Hooglandse Kerk, Leiden

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The Hooglandse Kerk is a Gothic church in Leiden. Its earliest parts date back to the last quarter of the fourteenth century. Most of the current structure dates from the fifteenth century. The brick church was dedicated to St. Pancras and today serves parishioners of the Protestant Church in the Netherlands.

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  • so that when you look into the church, through the tall, stained glass windows...the view is breathtaking...good acoustics, as well... 
    so that when you look into the church, through the tall, stained glass windows...the view is breathtaking...good acoustics, as well...  more »
  • This gothic church with its high windows is a great place to visit. Experience the magnitude of the immense space and the beauty of the architecture! Often you will find concerts, debates, etc. 
    This gothic church with its high windows is a great place to visit. Experience the magnitude of the immense space and the beauty of the architecture! Often you will find concerts, debates, etc.  more »
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  • The Organ Concert Promenade every Saturday in the summer is something not to be missed in this beautiful church. Also the last art exposition about light and darkness was very impressive in this church setting.
  • I like the place. It's prayerful, minimalistic, bright. Different from overloaded Catholic churches. They also have cool events/concerts that are often for free such as the Saturday organ concerts at 13:30 during summer.

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