Saturday, May 14, 2011

Pieterskerk, the Pilgrim Church, today, sporting goods sales

2011.05.14-IMG_2647 by martin_kalfatovic
2011.05.14-IMG_2647, a photo by martin_kalfatovic on Flickr.
One of the oldest churches in Leiden, Pieterskerk is noted as being the church of the English Pilgrims when they were exiled to the Netherlands before coming to America. No longer an active church, it's sort of a general purpose hall. During my visit, it was the headquarters for the upcoming Leiden Marathon. Sort of odd to see a bunch of sporting goods sales stands in the confines of a church!


Via Flickr:
Around Leiden: Pieterskerk

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