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The Martinichurch, former Sint-Maartenschurch, is de eldest church of the city Groningen. The church and the adjacent Martinitower are named after Saint Maarten. The holy Maarten van Tours(316-397) was the patron of the bisdom of Utrecht which the city of Groningen belonged to in that time. The current Martinichurch is a hallchurch dated from the 15th century. The Martinichurch acted shortly as a cathedral during the first bisdom of Groningen(1559-1594).

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Martinikerkhof 3, Groningen, Netherlands 9712 JG
Telephone: 050-3111277