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Saint James' Church

Rijselsestraat | Church in Ieper city halfway from center to the Lille gate, Ieper (Ypres) 8900 IEPER, Belgium
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Beautiful gothic building

It's a beautiful, gothic style building, reconstructed after WWI. It is open for church services... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2016
ThanosFot
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Athens, Greece
Stunning

In Europe you will see a lot of churches. This one is spectacular and highly recommended, even if... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2015
MACMAN10
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Sale, Victoria.
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10 Apr 2016
“Beautiful gothic building”
15 Dec 2015
“Stunning”
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Rijselsestraat | Church in Ieper city halfway from center to the Lille gate, Ieper (Ypres) 8900 IEPER, Belgium
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

It's a beautiful, gothic style building, reconstructed after WWI. It is open for church services and actually does not operate as an attraction-museum. If you find it open have a look inside and ask whether it is possible to go up to the belfry in...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2015

In Europe you will see a lot of churches. This one is spectacular and highly recommended, even if you aren't the church going type. The building is stunning!

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Reviewed 11 August 2015

a beautiful and atmospheric church. It was totally destroyed in WW1, but looking at it now, you would never know it, apart from one or two pieces of damage, it waqs built back stone by stone to its former glory. I love the Bust of...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2015

This is a truly a beautiful church and its hard to understand it was completely flattened during the Battle of Ypres in the WW1. It has been rebuilt as it was after the locals decided to rebuild their town. It is now a practicing church...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2014

This church was destroyed during the bombing of the WW1 but all the rubble covered the doors so they were able to be reused again in the re construction.

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Reviewed 20 September 2013

Located right in town, a great example of architecture and the rebuild post WW1. Well light, spend some time to see.

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Reviewed 2 July 2013

Just around the corner from the In Flanders Field Museum, it's an easy stop & a beautiful one! Admission is a requested 50 cents donation, but it is still an active church, so it's for a good cause!

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Reviewed 1 May 2013

beautiful anglican church. When visiting Ypres, and the war museums and cemetarys... this is a must to see.

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