Grote Kerk, Edam

4.2
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • We were hoping to spend some time in the church. The tourist information office told us is closed at 5 but they kicked us out at 4. The church is pretty spare inside but has some interesting...  more »
  • At this point in my life I've seen a lot of enormous European churches...this one ranks in the bottom quartile. The exterior isn't anything shocking, and the interior isn't rich and fancy like the...  more »
  • One of the key sites in this town; this is a public building worth to pop by while visiting Edam. The town is easy to visit walking from the train stations, gather a map from the city hall and you...  more »
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  • Amazingly beautiful church. With this impressive size I would rather call it cathedral. So many details ... I must go back.
  • Free to enter and a tour only costs 2 euros, which goes all the way to the top of the bell tower. This huge 600-year-old church has impressive woodwork and a lot of detail, with huge stained glass windows and nearly-ancient family graves below your feet. Be sure to check out when they are open before visiting! Free parking up to 4 hours nearby. Good food downtown.
  • I love their windows, because they imagine all symbols of the nederlands region. Great
  • Really beautiful church. It's not restored like new, which is something I really liked about it. It feels huge for Edam and the stained glass was well-explained. We were not able to go into the tower, which was disappointing.
  • Nicely kept,enjoyed to talk to locals. Very interesting.

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