Basilica of the Holy Blood Bruges, Belgium

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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.

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319145
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Street Address
Burg 10
Coordinates
51.208913° N, 3.227212° E
Phone
050/33-67-92

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Basilica of the Holy Blood (Bruges, Belgium)
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April 11, 2015