St. Nicholas Church Brussels, Belgium

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Houses huddle cozily on the sides of this 11th-century Romanesque church with a 14th-century Gothic facade. A cannonball fired by the French in 1695 is still lodged in one of its pillars.

Facts & Stats

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Best Known As
St. Nicholas Church
Full Name
St. Nicholas Church
50.847959° N, 4.351691° E  (map)
Brussels, Belgium


  • Mr. Anthony Peter de Naeyer (Tony) commented on May 18, 2014:

    My great grandfather (francois Pierre de Naeyer) was born in your parish in 1810 and christened in St Nicholas Church, would there be any records that I could see if I were to visit later this year.