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St James' Church

St James' Church

St James' Church

St James' Church

St James' Church

St James' Church

St James' Church

The two towers still date from the Romanesque period, but since then the church has undergone much devastation, expansion and renovation. The square around it, called Bij Sint-Jacobs, and the Trefpunt café are the true epicentre of the world-famous Ghent Festivities, the annual people’s festival in mid-July which really signals the beginning of summer in Ghent.

Opening hours

  • T 05/05 closed
  • F 06/05  >
  • S 07/05  >
  • S 08/05 closed
  • M 09/05 closed
  • T 10/05 closed
  • W 11/05 closed
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Contact

Sint-Jacobskerk

Bij Sint-Jacobs
9000 Gent
Tel.: +32-92232526
Stadsplan: D2

Publication

Visitor’s city guide Ghent

Visitor’s city guide Ghent

Please feel free to browse through this guide and get to know our city a little better.

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Public transport

Sint-Jacobs

Ottogracht

Sint-Jacobskerk

In the neighbourhood

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