Onze-Lieve-Vrouw van Hanswijk

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Onze-Lieve-Vrouw van Hanswijk

Hanswijkstraat 71
2800 Mechelen

Basilica | 1663 | Baroque | Roman Catholic Church

Disabled access

Gifts to the heavens

Exhibition

04 June 2021 : 13.00 - 17.00
05 June 2021 : 13.00 - 17.00
06 June 2021 : 13.00 - 17.00

Gifts to the heavens

Exhibition of "Hanswijk children's portraits". The Hanswijk Basilica has the largest collection of votive paintings in Flanders. It comprises 42 portraits of children, which (mainly in the 18th and 19th centuries) were presented to the statue of Our Lady of Hanswijk with the aim of asking Mary for long-term protection against illness and accident.

The exhibition can be seen every day (except Wednesdays) from 26 March to 4 July, from 1 pm to 5 pm.

Prix

Gratuit

Contact

Verreth Fernand
+32 475 35 34 31
fernand.verreth@telenet.be


Other events at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw van Hanswijk

Exhibition

Gifts to the heavens

26 March 2021 - 04 July 2021 : 13.00 - 17.00

Gifts to the heavens

Exhibition of "Hanswijk children's portraits". The Hanswijk Basilica has the largest collection of votive paintings in Flanders. It comprises 42 portraits of children, which (mainly in the 18th and 19th centuries) were presented to the statue of Our Lady of Hanswijk with the aim of asking Mary for long-term protection against illness and accident.

Exhibition open every day except Wednesday.

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