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Grand Place

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
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| Brussels Main Square, Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Reviewed today via mobile

Wow, you have to visit the Grand Place during the Christmas Markets, the light display & music at night is out of this world. Highly Recommend, a must see.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnweedon1
Reviewed today via mobile

A must if visiting Brussels, truly stunning architect. The northern light show on a evening is truly AMAZING! Just wish we were able to spend more time here 😍

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Colleen S
Reviewed today

Best time to visit: - Summer evening - Christmas market - Flower carpet - Brussels light festival During the summer you can chill here with your friends, grab a drink may be In the winters, during the Christmas market you will have fabulous light shows...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank abhisekde0xf
Reviewed today via mobile

A beautiful space with beautiful buildings So nice that I will repeat Myself For the benefit of Trop Advisor’s archaic restrictions: A beautiful space with beautiful buildings

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed yesterday

You must be there for the light and sound show. It is a lovely square to wander around, or sit and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fiona W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the place of memory in the year 201 8, It's nice and cold I never seen before, the hart of Europe

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank morint2016
Reviewed yesterday

A unique place to visit. You go back to 16th century and admire the beautiful buildings of that time. Don't forget to visit them inside and taste their menus and their variety of beers. Choose, if possible for your visit august when only every two...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ConstantinV20
Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful during the Christmas markets. Great place to have a few Belgium beers. Try a waffle (plain) you will love it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Galaxy T
Reviewed yesterday

There is no other place in the world that combines so much beautiful and rich medieval European architecture on one single square. To be seen absolutely, at day or night, always wonderful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beat M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was there end of November and they were installing all the christmas decoration so it was a bit messy. Lovely architecture though

Date of experience: November 2018
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1 October 2018|
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Response from joshCope | Reviewed this property |
Seeing Brussels in two days isn’t going to be difficult. The Christmas market stalls take up two parts of the downtown area. Firstly around Bourse and leading up to Saint-Catherine. You’ll have time to do all these... More
18 April 2018|
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Hi @roadman175! Tube. I advice you. I never used other public transports in Bruxelles. It’s not a huge city it’s a medium European Capital. Just tube and walking (not too much). The main touristic attractions are in centre... More
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Response from TYOBEANS01 | Reviewed this property |
There are many trains from Brussels Airport to your destination via Brussels Central. If you are staying in centre, there are three big main stations with trains to all destination. Gare Nord, Central & Gare Midi. Enjoy your... More