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The Martinitoren (Martini Tower) is the highest church steeple in the city of Groningen, The Netherlands.


The tower is located at the north-eastern corner of the Grote Markt (Main Market Square), is part of the Martinikerk (Martini Church). The tower contains a brick spiral staircase consisting of 260 steps, and the carillon within the tower contains 62 bells. It is considered one of the main tourist attractions of Groningen and offers a view over the city and surrounding area. The tower was built between 1469 and 1482.


Source: Wikipedia

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Taken on July 27, 2012