Recreational and Leisure Activities in Brussels

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  1. Grand Place

    #1 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Grand Place

    Tags: Architecture , Heritage Building, Hall

    Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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. Town Hall

    #2 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Town Hall

    Tags: Architecture , Hall

    Address: Grand Place, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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. Royal Greenhouses Of Laeken

    #3 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Royal Greenhouses Of Laeken

    Tags: Garden, Botanical Garden, Architecture

    Address: Avenue du Parc Royal, 1020 Bruxelles, Belgium

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

    These stunning gardens are only open to the public for three weeks in spring every year when the flowers are blooming. As you might expect, demand to visit them is quite high. Built in the 19th centur...Read more

  4. Sonian Forest

    #4 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Sonian Forest

    Tags: Outdoors, Forest, Nature

    Address: Sonian Forest Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The 4000 hectares of this forest are known as Brussell's Lung. It's a part of the ancient  Charcoal Forest, full of old beeches and oaks. It used to be much larger, but Napoleon's wars and later ...Read more

  5. Bois De La Cambre And Foret De Soignes

    #5 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Bois De La Cambre And Foret De Soignes

    Tags: Park, Walking Area, Leisure

    Address: Bois de la Cambre,1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Bois de la Cambre is Belgium’s largest and most beautiful park – and it’s more prestigious for the access it grants to the ancient beech-wood Sonian forest. The park has a lake w...Read more

  6. Galeries Royales Saint-hubert

    #6 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Galeries Royales Saint-hubert

    Tags: Art And Culture, Shopping Center, Architecture

    Address: Rue du Marché aux Herbes 90, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This artistically done 19th century shopping gallery is probably what you are looking to quench your shop till you die thirst. The two stunning regular facades with glazing shop fronts standing under ...Read more

  7. Cinquantenaire

    #7 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Cinquantenaire

    Tags: Museum, Park

    Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a gorgeous enclave which houses quite a few museums and has seen and grown through the times and tides of time. It has seen many revolutions and grown through it to develop into a full fledged...Read more

  8. Musee Rene Magritte

    #8 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Musee Rene Magritte

    Tags: Art Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Rue Esseghem 135, 1090 Jette, Belgium

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

    The Musee Rene Magritte is a museum that is dedicated to the famous Belgian painter Rene Magritte and is located in the very house that he lived in for almost 24 years of his life. Various exhibitions...Read more

  9. Atomium And Mini Europe

    #9 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Atomium And Mini Europe

    Tags: Garden, Restaurant, Exhibition , Sculpture

    Address: 1020 Brussels, Belgium

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

    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

  10. Jardin Du Petit Sablon

    #10 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Jardin Du Petit Sablon

    Tags: Garden, Statue

    Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Timings: 08:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    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

  11. Place Du Grand Sablon

    #11 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Place Du Grand Sablon

    Tags: Square

    Address: Grote Zavel, 1000 Brussel, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Place Du Grand Sablon used to be an undeveloped area in the past. In fact, in the 13th century it used to be a cemetery. In the fourteenth Century a chapel was built here, along with a miraculous ...Read more

  12. Atomium

    #12 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Atomium

    Tags: Restaurant, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Avenue de l'Atomium, 1020 Bruxelles, Belgium

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

    Built for Expo 58, the 1958 Brussels World Fair, this 18 metre stainless steel structure is one of the coolest buildings you'll ever see in your life, from the inside or out. It's the exact shape of a...Read more

  13. Mont Des Arts

    #13 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Mont Des Arts

    Tags: Garden, Square

    Address: Mont des Arts, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Mont Des Arts is a site of great historic importance in Brussels and has an interesting story behind it. The site used to be very crowded, but King Leopold II bought the neighborhood and decided to co...Read more

  14. Parc De Bruxelles- National Day Celebration

    #14 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Parc De Bruxelles- National Day Celebration

    Tags: Park

    Address: 1000 Brussels, Belgium

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

    Watch the pomp and show of the national day celebration of the country at the city’s favorite park. Be a part of number of interesting activities, watch demonstrations and marvel at the breathta...Read more

  15. Belgian Comic Strip Center

    #15 of 76 Leisure Activities in Brussels
    Belgian Comic Strip Center

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Rue des Sables 20, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

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

    In 1980, some architects and comic writers got together to restore this 1905 Art Nouveau building and turn it into a museum honoring Belgium’s comic strip history. If you’ve read Tintin, t...Read more

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