Boekhandel Dominicanen — Modern Bookshop in a Medieval Cathedral
One of the topmost attractions of the Dutch city of Maastricht is a bookshop located in a medieval 13th-century Gothic church. The Dominican monastery was dissolved in the 18th century and later the building served different purposes until it became a bookshop.
While there’s nothing antique about the books sold here, you may enjoy the ambiance of the place reading a book while drinking a cup of coffee in an altar cafe.
There are three floors of the bookshop built within the volume of the old church, so it is also a chance to rise high in a medieval cathedral building and find a different perspective.
Address: Dominicanerkerkstraat 1, 6211 CZ Maastricht
- Monday: 10.00-18.00
- Tuesday: 9.00-18.00
- Wednesday: 9.00-18.00
- Thursday: 9.00-21.00
- Friday: 9.00-18.00
- Saturday: 9.00-18.00
- Sunday: 12.00-18.00
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