Beguinage Museum, Turnhout

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  • A Beguinage (Begijnhof) is always a hidden jewel. Beguines were "religious women", widows or spinsters who wished to live independent but commited life outside the recognised orders with their vows of...  more »
  • You get a very good picture how the begijntjes used to live. Also the Beguinage itself is worth it. I find it more beautiful as that of Bruges. With Christmas Eve worth a visit 5000 tea lights give a enchanting atmosphere to the entire Beguinage; they burn from 5 pm.
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  • Very nice site, well cared for, friendly welcome. They give a beautiful and very interesting Beguinage newspaper from illustrated with beautiful photos and well worked out articles. Highly recommended!
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  • Nice peaceful area in Turnhout, calming and quite.
  • An oasis of peace and quiet amidst the busy Center. And UNESCO protected world heritage site. Have you already visited all the Flemish beguinages?
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  • Is a very nice place if you only want to sit somewhere quiet and mishien also pray but should not and is also cozy to with your children to sit in the grass or to the sheep feeding and to have a drink.
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  • Quiet a bit green and you can be a beer at a reasonable price
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  • Interesting history. Too bad that the museum was not open
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