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.
Quick Facts on the Basilica of the Holy Blood
- Other names
- Basilica of the Holy Blood
Basilica of the Holy Blood, Bruges
- Phone number
- Opening hours
- Apr-Sep: daily 9:30am-noon and 2-6pm
Oct-Mar: daily 10am-noon and 2-4pm (closed Wed afternoon)
- Basilica free; museum 1€ adults, .50€ children
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