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.

Facts & Stats on the Basilica of the Holy Blood

Go Historic ID
319145
Names
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Dates
1150

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Burg 10
Bruges, Belgium
Contact
050/33-67-92

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Basilica of the Holy Blood - Bruges, Belgium