Church ruin: Broerekerk Bolsward

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Destructive fire

Sometimes beauty can spring from disaster. The roof and the interior of the Broerekerk in Bolsward were lost during a fire. This created a ruinous church hall, with a clear view of the sky. Over the years, this unique space took on a special place in many people’s hearts. oweHoHoHo However, more permanent measures were necessary to stop the interior from crumbling, but without compromising the unique character of the building. The resulting construction makes the church more noticeable in the town silhouette.