Saint Catherine's Church (Catharinakerk), Eindhoven

Saint Catherine's Church (Catharinakerk), Eindhoven (must see)

Saint Catherine's Church is a Roman Catholic church built in honour of Saint Catherine of Alexandria. It is one of the most spectacular churches in Eindhoven. The present building replaced the former Catherine Church - an old ramshackled structure. The construction of the church took place between 1861 and 1867. It was designed in neo-Gothic style by Pierre Cuypers - a beginner architect at that point of his career. Saint Catherine's has two towers, seventy meters each. In keeping with the French Gothic style, the towers are different from each other and are named the David Tower and the Mary Tower. The church has two organs, one of them being one of the largest in the country. In 1972, Saint Catherine's was declared a national monument of the Netherlands.

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Saint Catherine's Church (Catharinakerk) on Map

Sight Name: Saint Catherine's Church (Catharinakerk)
Sight Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands (See walking tours in Eindhoven)
Sight Type: Religious
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