Palais De JusticeCurrently Closed
- Address: Place Poelaert 1, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium, Brussels
- Timings: 08:30 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +32-25086111
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Palace, Family And Kids
This was the largest building built in the 19th century, is the largest courthouse in the world and also is Brussels’ highest court. The architecture of the huge grey building with the golden dome is eclectic and neoclassical. Over 75 landlords and 3000 family homes were forced to relocate to make space for the Palace, which meant that for a while the word ‘architect’ was actually an insult in Brussels. Luckily for tourists, the building is open to the public, so you can just walk into the lobby, though access to the courtrooms may be somewhat restricted. The interior is highly stylish and dramatic, with magnificent proportions and detailing. Outside the building check out the two war memorials. One for Belgians who perished in WWI and WWII, and the other for the British soldiers who fought in Belgium in WWI.
How to Reach Palais De Justice
- Subway 2, 6; Buses N06, N08, N09, N10, N11 stop Louise
- Trams 92, 93 stop Poelaert
- Trams 92, 97 stop Stephanie
- Buses 27, 48, N12 stop Jeu de Balle
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0.52% of people who visit Brussels include Palais De Justice in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
75% of people start their Palais De Justice visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Palais De Justice
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Palais De Justice