Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal), Bruges

4.0
View artwork from different periods of Belgium's history at Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal), one of the city's most significant churches. While the first parish church was established here in the 10th century, the oldest remaining part of today's 19th-century Romanesque structure is the foundation of the tower, dating back to the 12th century. When you enter, look for the handwoven wall carpets from the 18th century; further inside, look for the 15th-century altarpieces and the 16th-century podium in the choir. Look up to see the arched buttresses and wood carving. This centrally located church is a good stop on any walking tour of the city. Put Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal) into our Bruges tour builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal)
Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal) Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
743 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • A piece of history... The Church is beautiful! It is worth knowing. Super well preserved, with beautiful stained glass windows.
    View original
  • We were blown away by the beauty of the cathedral and would recomend anyone to visit who has an interest in art history. The amazing original pieces in the cathedral and also in the vaults are breatht...  more »
Places to stay near Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal)

Plan your trip to Bruges

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Bruges

View all >
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h
2.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Museums in Bruges

View all >
4.3
Duration: 2​h
3.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 30​min

Side trips from Bruges

4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.3
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 3​h

Hidden gems in Bruges

4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h
4.4
Duration: 30​min
4.4
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Shopping in Bruges

View all >
4.0
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 30​min
4.5
Duration: 1​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Bruges

4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 3​h
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h
4.1
Duration: 1​h