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Hegebeintum Church
Hege Tsjerkewei, 9713 GC Hegebeintum Route Planner
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Opening hours

guided tour of church Mar-Oct: Tue-Sat 11am-4pm; rest of year by prior arrangement

Description

This church is typical of the Northern Netherlands,with its steeple roofed with a stepped gable and its graveyard,. The interior is interesting because of the series of 16 memorial coats of arms which decorate the walls. These carved wooden pictures feature a coat of arms embellished with Baroque motifs, symbols of death (the scythe, hourglass, skulls and crossbones) and heads of cherubs.

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