Saint Salvator's Cathedral - Bruges


The oldest parts of Bruges’ Saint Salvador’s Cathedral date from the 12th century, but the church as you see it today was not completed before the end of the 15th century. Particularly interesting features include the structure of the cathedral’s roof, and its magnificent jube (or rood screen), an exceptional example of a particular style of church division that, in most cases, was done away with by the Council of Trent. There is further evidence of a style of decoration that has all but disappeared, including the rich tapestries of the 17th and 18th centuries that adorn the nave. A visit to Saint Salvador’s Cathedral is a must!

Opening

Cathedral: Monday 2pm-5.30pm/ Tuesday- Friday 9am-12pm and 2pm-5.30pm / Saturday : 9am-12pm and 2pm-3.30pm / Sunday 9am-10am and 2pm-5pm / Treasury : Sunday to Friday 2pm-5pm

Prices

Cathedral : free / Treasury : 2.50€, students 1.50€


Address : St-Salvatorkoorstraat 8 8000 Bruges Belgium

Bus : All lines except 23, bus stop Sint-Salvatorskerk

Phone : +32 50 33 68 41

Web : http://www.sintsalvator.be

Email : sint.salvator.brugge@skynet.be

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