The monuments of Brussels

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Visiter FLAMAND ROYAL THEATRE

FLAMAND ROYAL THEATRE

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At this place was a basin of the harbor, which was used to unload the hay necessary for the horses and a cattle market....

Visiter TOWN HALL IN THE GRAND PLAZA

TOWN HALL IN THE GRAND PLAZA

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It was built between 1401 and 1455; It is the only building that resisted the guns in 1695 and the building that is...

Visiter THE WEST SIDE OF THE GRAND PLACE

THE WEST SIDE OF THE GRAND PLACE

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It's the part to the right of the town hall when you look at it. All the houses have a name. Most of them belonged...

Visiter SAINT GILLES

SAINT GILLES

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This former village which is now one of the municipalities of Brussels took a very rapid extension at the beginning of...

Visiter SOUTH FACADE OF THE GRAND PLACE

SOUTH FACADE OF THE GRAND PLACE

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From right to left from Charles Buls L'Etoile: rebuilt in 1695, then demolished in 1852 to allow the passage of ...

Visiter Eastern facade - Grand Palace

Eastern facade - Grand Palace

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From right to left Alsemberg: built in 1699, with a portal in blue stone and an oculus on the gable. House of the Dukes...

Visiter North-East Facade - Grand Palace

North-East Facade - Grand Palace

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From left to right: The Cerf: private house rebuilt in 1710. Joseph and Anne: 2 private houses joined together by the...

Visiter North West Facade - Grand Palace

North West Facade - Grand Palace

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The Heaume: the pilasters, the mullioned windows and the decorations give it a characteristic aspect....

Visiter Belgian Center for comic strip Art

Belgian Center for comic strip Art

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This is housed in an Art Nouveau building built by Victor Horta in 1906 for a large fabric shop. After the complete...

Visiter cathedral of Saints Michel and Gudule - Exterior

cathedral of Saints Michel and Gudule - Exterior

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A first church of Saint Michael was built around 1040 and a chapter of 12 canons was instituted. Lambert II, Count of...

Visiter Cathedral of Saints Michel and Gudule - Interior

Cathedral of Saints Michel and Gudule - Interior

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The narrow nave is bordered by large arcades supported by columns that carry the statues of the 12 apostles: they are...

Visiter Porte de Hal

Porte de Hal

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It is the last vestige of the second line of fortifications of the city: built in 1381, this enclosure is comprised of...

Visiter Church of Notre Dame of Sablon

Church of Notre Dame of Sablon

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In 1304, the brotherhood of the crossbowmen had a chapel built in the place where the present church is;...

Visiter Church of Notre Dame of Bon Secours

Church of Notre Dame of Bon Secours

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In this place, there was already a chapel in the 12th century. In the 13th century, it was replaced by the church of...

Visiter Church of Notre Dame of the Chapel

Church of Notre Dame of the Chapel

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Here, in the year 1134, a chapel was built for Benedictine monks who established their priories there. The chapel was...

Visiter Stoclet Palace

Stoclet Palace

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This particular house was built between 1905 and 1911 by the Austrian architect Josef Hoffmann, of the "Secession"...

Visiter Statue of Europoe Unity in Peace

Statue of Europoe Unity in Peace

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This highly colored polyester resin statue, 5 m high, is highly symbolic. It was created by Bernard Romain with the...

Visiter Belvue Museum

Belvue Museum

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The Hotel BELvue was built in 1776, 40 years after the fire of the ducal palace: it remained a hotel until 1905....

Visiter Bortier Gallery

Bortier Gallery

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  After the destruction of the old Saint Jean hospital, a certain Bortier acquired the freed lands and built the...

Visiter Magritte Museum

Magritte Museum

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The building that houses the museum was built at the end of the 18th century in neoclassical style....

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