In the Netherlands, different religious movements have co-existed alongside one another for centuries, resulting in an astounding variety of religious heritage. Iconic churches and synagogues are spread throughout the country, together spanning over a thousand years of history. Their impressive interiors are home to precious artworks of the highest quality, all of which have fascinating stories to tell.
Museum Catharijneconvent has made a selection of the Netherlands’ most beautiful churches and synagogues – from idyllic village churches in the countryside, to imposing mediaeval basilicas crowning the city centres. Take the Tour of Dutch Churces, relish the buildings’ unique atmosphere and discover the stories behind their artistic treasures.