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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Bruges, Belgium

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  1. Historic Centre

    #1 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Historic Centre

    Tags: Historical Site, Square, Architecture

    Address: Historic Centre, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    “It’s a fairy-tale town, isn’t it?” That was a line from "In Bruges", a crime drama shot entirely in Bruges. And it is an accurate description of the town. It does have a certa...Read more

  2. Belfry And Market Hall Or Belfort And Market Hallen

    #2 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Belfry And Market Hall Or Belfort And Market Hallen

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Markt 7, 8000 Brugge

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Looming at the heart of the city stands the Belfry of Bruges. With its 47 bells atop the 83 meter structure and steep stairway, the bell tower is one of the most recognizable and immortalized structur...Read more

  3. Basilica Of The Holy Blood

    #3 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Basilica Of The Holy Blood

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Basilica of the Holy Blood,Burg 13, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Some of Europe's biggest draws are their gigantic cathedrals built in a range of styles overwhelming their viewers with beautiful architecture. Yet there are many small churches that enjoy a similar p...Read more

  4. The Markt

    #4 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    The Markt

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Statue, Square

    Address: Markt, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Every European town has a centre, a space for the townsfolk to mingle during festivities, a medieval invention long before the times of personal computers and endless distraction. Bruges, keeping in l...Read more

  5. Bruges Waterways

    #5 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Bruges Waterways

    Tags: Waterfront, Boating

    Address: Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    There's something especially charming about a town criss-crossed with canals. It harks back to an era where one had to make compromises with nature while building structures and eventually the town wo...Read more

  6. Begijnhof Or Beguinage

    #6 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Begijnhof Or Beguinage

    Tags: Religious Site, Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Beguinage, Begijnhof 30, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The lives of medieval men was always under the threat of war or some sort of military operation. Over the years the surplus women formed a religious movement were they joined Sisterhoods of the Roman ...Read more

  7. Choco-story Museum

    #7 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Choco-story Museum

    Tags: Museum, Children Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Wijnzakstraat 2, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Most children dream of working at chocolate factories from the minute they discover chocolate. At first it starts out as pure glee at the thought of having unlimited access to chocolate and then it gr...Read more

  8. Minnewater Lake

    #8 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Minnewater Lake

    Tags: Water Body, Waterfront, Walking Area, Lake

    Address: Minnewater 1, 8000 Brugge

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Minnewater Lake, or ‘Lake of Love’ is a picturesque sight, with crystal waters, an enchanting park and swans frolicking about. The idyllic environment is reminiscent of a fairy tale an...Read more

  9. Groeninge Museum

    #9 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Groeninge Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Dijver 12, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Visit the Groeningemuseum and treat yourself to the galleries with their vast array of Flemish and Belgian masterpieces. The museum is home to a collection artwork that span over six centuries, one if...Read more

  10. Historium Brugge

    #10 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Historium Brugge

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Children Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Markt 1, 8000 Brugge

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Get ready to experience a multi sensory trip at the Historium Bruges.  A combination of sights sounds and smells enhance the story of a young man, whose life is actually a history lesson in a cle...Read more

  11. Church Of Our Lady

    #11 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Church Of Our Lady

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Mariastraat 38, 8000 Brugge

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    One of the most beautiful structures in the city, the Church of Our Lady is famous internationally for its architecture, religious significance and artistic beauty. Whether you’re a history buff...Read more

  12. Burg

    #12 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Burg

    Tags: Walking Area, Historical Site, Square, Architecture

    Address: Burg Square, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    In its golden age between the 12th and the 15th centuries Bruges was a booming town. And a growing town can't make do with one square. Burg square is the town's second medieval square. A similar feel ...Read more

  13. Stadhuis Town Hall

    #13 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Stadhuis Town Hall

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Burg 12, Bruges, Belgium

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in the Burg back in 1376, the Town Hall is officially the oldest building in Bruges. It is a brilliant example of the beautiful Flamboyant Gothic style that came over from France; in fact it was...Read more

  14. Memling In Sint-jan Hospitaal Museum

    #14 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Memling In Sint-jan Hospitaal Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Across from Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk , Mariastraat 38, Brugge 8000

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Originally the hospital of St. John in the 12th century, the Memling in Sint-Jan Hospitaal museum is now a museum of sorts, exploring the history of the structure and contains displays illuminating th...Read more

  15. Luc Vanlaere Harp Concert

    #15 of 71 Things To Do in Bruges
    Luc Vanlaere Harp Concert

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Concert

    Address: Luc Vanlaere, Congresscentre Oud St Jan, Mariastraat 38, Bruges 8750, Belgium

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 06:30 pm Details

    You've been walking around Bruges all day, from one Gothic building to another, and now your feet are weary and your eyes are drooping. You'd welcome anything that would relax and comfort your body an...Read more

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  • Markt

    Woensdagmarkt

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Bisdom Brugge Vzw

    Heilige-Geeststraat 4

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Brugge

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Visit Bruges

    Markt 1

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • die Nieuwe Papegaai

    Peterseliestraat

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Begijnhof Ten Wijngaerde | Bruges Béguinage

    Begijnhof

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Werk

    Lakes
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  • Groeningemuseum

    Dijver 12

    Museums
  • Historium Brugge

    Markt 1

    Museums
  • Choco-Story

    Wijzakstraat 2

    Museums
  • Diamantmuseum Brugge

    Katelijnestraat 43

    Museums
  • Frietmuseum

    Vlamingstraat 33

    Museums
  • Arentshuis

    Dijver 16

    Museums
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  • Boudewijn Seapark

    Alfons De Baeckestraat 12

    Amusement Parks
  • S&R Olympia

    Doornstraat 110

    Amusement Parks
  • Steyaert Mieke

    Kazernevest, 88

    Amusement Parks
  • Seafront

    Vismijnstraat 7

    Amusement Parks Landmarks
  • De Simpelaere

    Karperstraat 10

    Amusement Parks
  • Sea Life Centre Belgium nv

    Amusement Parks
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  • Charlie Rockets

    Hoogstraat 19

    Italian Pizza Bars
  • Brugs Beertje

    Kemelstraat 5

    Restaurants Bars
  • Parazzar

    Torhoutse Steenweg 10

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants Bars
  • Burg 9

    Burg 9

    French Bars
  • Strijdershuis

    14, Hallestraat

    Restaurants Bars
  • Le Trappiste

    Kuipersstraat 33

    Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
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  • Casino Knokke

    Zeedijk-Albertstrand 509

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants Landmarks
  • Lucky Casino Events

    46, Blankenbergse Dijk

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Casino Blankenberge

    Zeedijk 150

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Casino Middelkerke

    Zeedijk

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Casino-Kursaal Oostende

    Monacoplein

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Pokerpit

    Casino Oostende

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Hondenweide Ryckevelde

    Dog Parks
  • High Jinks

    Aardappelhoekstraat 6

    Dog Parks
  • Hondenclub

    Dog Parks
  • Dog Academy

    Oude Brugseweg 120

    Dog Parks
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  • Siesta Beach

    Zeedijk Knokke 681-699

    Beaches
  • Strand Cadzand

    Beaches
  • Caricole Strandpaviljoen

    Boulevard de Wielingen 1 A

    Beaches
  • Surfers Paradise

    Appelzakstraat

    Beaches
  • Oostende Strand

    Albert I-promenade

    Beaches
  • Strand Knokke-Heist

    Zeedijk

    Beaches
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  • Bos De Haan

    Hiking
  • Groene 62

    Hiking
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  • Jachthuis Vandromme

    Rapaertstraat 13

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Verschoore/Arlette

    247 Torhoutsesteenweg

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Decoster Wapenhandel BVBA

    Hunting and Fishing
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