Catholic Shrines & Places of Interest in Netherlands (Holland)

The tiny nation of Netherlands is one of Europe’s main destinations, as well as a transfer point for many flying to Europe through Amsterdam’s Schilphol Airport. The Dutch capital of Amsterdam presents a study in contrasts, with its infamous red light district & marijuana bars opposed to several sites of great spirituality. Perhaps in no other city do we have such opposite extremes.

 

Several sites in Amsterdam that are of interest to Catholics include:

Eucharistic Miracle of Amsterdam

Shrine of Our Lady of All Nations

The Attic Church (Our Lord in the Attic)

The nearby city of Utrecht offers a great opportunity to view the religious history of The Netherlands in The Museum of Saint Catherine

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