Basilica of the Holy Blood Bruges, Belgium

Basilica of the Holy Blood
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This beautiful 12th-century basilica on Burg Square houses a very sacred relic - a vial said to contain the coagulated blood of Christ, collected at the crucifixion by Joseph of Arimathea.

Go Historic ID
249394
Best Known As
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Full Name
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Coordinates
51.208913° N, 3.227212° E  (map)
Address
Burg 10
Bruges, Belgium
Tags
Romanesque 1000-1200
Gothic style/period
Bruges West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Europe continent
Belgium Europe
Flanders Belgium
West-Vlaanderen Flanders, Belgium
Phone
050/33-67-92