Pieterskerk

The church of St Peter is a vast and heavy Gothic church with five naves, the foundations of which date back to 1211 although it current appearance dates from the 16C. The church houses commemorative plaques to the painter Jan Steen and Professor Boerhaave, as well as to the Pastor of the Puritans, John Robinson.

Useful information

Address : 

2312 Leiden

Opening hours

11am-6pm

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