Beguine convent of Herentals/Begijnhof

The Beguine convent, founded in the 13C, was very prosperous but was destroyed by iconoclasts in 1578, then rebuilt. Its houses surround a garden in which stands a charming Gothic church from 1614.

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Address : 

Begijnenstraat, 2200 Herentals

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Herentals Town Hall
Herentals Town Hall
The town hall occupies the former
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Église Ste-Waudru
Église Ste-Waudru
This Brabant Gothic church has retained
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Belvédère
Belvédère
A lookout tower was built at the woods'
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Herentals Town Hall
Herentals Town Hall
The town hall occupies the former
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Église Ste-Waudru
Église Ste-Waudru
This Brabant Gothic church has retained
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See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Herentals Town Hall
Herentals Town Hall
The town hall occupies the former
0:15
Église Ste-Waudru
Église Ste-Waudru
This Brabant Gothic church has retained
0:15
See all