Guide to Moederkerk

Arguably Stellenbosch's most beautiful church, die Moederkerk is a clean white towering example of neo-Gothic architecture completed in 1863 under the supervision and vision of German architect Carl Otto Hager. The first church was destroyed in the fire of 1710 and prior it's final incarnation as it is today, the Moederkerk underwent several enlargements. Moederkerk means 'Mother Church' in Afrikaans and the Moederkerk is a Dutch Reformed church. Moederkerk