On a visit to Brussels you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Brussels. These places are what Brussels is all about. These must see places in Brussels will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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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 surprising that the Grand Place exists today. The French Army flattened it in 1695 with cannon and mortar fire. It was rebuilt more harmoniously (but with cla...
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Place Sainte-Gudule, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 Romanesque church. St. Gudula’s relics were brought here in 1047. The final form of the church as seen today took over three centuries to finish, i...
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Rue Montagne de la Cour 2, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Starting with a modest donation of a hundred Indian musical instruments by a Rajah in 1876 that was combined with the collection of Belgian musicologist Fetis, the museum over the last century has managed to accumulate 8000 instruments of the finest variety, covering practically every culture and age of the world. It’s the most comprehensive ...
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1020 Brussels, Belgium
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 reproduction of the shape of an iron crystal magnified 165 billion times. Though it looks like a sculpture, it actually is a building with it’s own ...
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Rue du Marché aux Herbes 90, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
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 delicate cast-iron framework and the intentional bend makes the gallery appear long and distinctive. The in-house theatre- Theatre des Galeries Saint-...
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Rue Vautier 29, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
All you really need to know about the Museum of Natural Sciences is that it has the biggest dinosaur gallery in Europe. That’s not all though, a roomful of taxidermy exhibits (stuffed animals), another of whale skeletons, yet another of geology specimens, a mammoth – meaning if you’re bringing a kid here, you’ll literally be...
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Rue Esseghem 135, 1090 Jette, Belgium
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
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, both temporary and permanent, fill up the floors of the buildings and display the genius works of the celebrated artist. The various illustrations o...
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Rue de la Régence 3, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The six museums of the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium contain some of Europe's greatest artistic and cultural heritage - drawings, prints, decoratives, furniture, sculptures, and paintings. There are four museums at this location, with the same opening hours and a combined ticket (the Magritte Museum has its own building adjacent to the...
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Impasse de la Fidélité 4A, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
10:00 am - 11:59 pm
Flaunting a wide range of more than 2500 diverse brands and having an entry in the guiness book of world records for the same, Delirium cafe is one of its kind bars that you must visit when you are in Brussels. The cafe offers beer variety from over 60 countries and not to forget the locally brewed Belgian beer.
Try the unusual beer flavors like ch...