Top Historical Places in Brussels
Historical Places in Brussels - Witness the History of BrusselsBrussels is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Brussels one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Brussels is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Brussels or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Brussels. Explore the historical monuments of Brussels with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Brussels guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Brussels page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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#1 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium
At first the site of various markets, the Grand Place gained political importance once the Brussels City Hall was built here. Still, seeing the ways it was almost destroyed, it’s almost surprisi...Read more
#2 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: Grand Place, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
Completed in 1420, this city hall is one of Brussel's most beautiful buildings. The architecture is Gothic. Pay attention to the facade and all the allegorical sculpture that adorns it. The most eye-c...Read more
#3 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: Place Sainte-Gudule, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
Saint Michael and Saint Gugdule are patron saints of Brussels. On the site where the church now stands, there was in the 9th century a chapel dedicated to St. Michael, one that was replaced with a Rom...Read more
#4 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: 1020 Brussels, Belgium
These are really two separate attractions but they’re at the same place and can be visited for the price of one so why quibble? Let’s cover the Atomium first. The Atomium is the exact repr...Read more
#5 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium
It’s always nice to run into an unexpected bit of natural beauty in the middle of a busy city. This small garden was laid out in commemoration of the nine provinces Belgium at the time of its in...Read more
#6 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: Rue Brederode 16, B-1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
Since this is the official residence of the king and queen of Belgium it is not always open to the public. Only during a brief time in the summer can you actually enter and marvel at the lavishness an...Read more
#7 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: Place Sainte-Catherine, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
This street runs right next to the beautiful Gothic Sainte Catherine’s Church, leading to the eponymous square and market. There is simply no better seafood market in the city; visit from Thursd...Read more
#8 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: 1083 Brussels, Belgium
Begun in 1905, completed in 1970, this massive church is the fifth largest in the whole world. It started out as a neo-Gothic Basilica, then lack of funding and construction delays eventually led to i...Read more
#9 of 37 Historical Things To Do in Brussels
Address: Place Poelaert 1, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
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 do...Read more
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