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Town Hall (Stadhuis)

Great Market Square 9, Leuven, Belgium
+32 16 20 30 20
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This building is ridiculous and looks like it’s CGI it’s so detailed x we didn’t go in, but even... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nicola E
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Hambleton, United Kingdom
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A Palace Built On Tax Collection!

This is a magnificent piece of architecture, the like of which is rarely seen. At night is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newinnman
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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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Great Market Square 9, Leuven, Belgium
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+32 16 20 30 20
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"beautiful building"
in 31 reviews
"guided tour"
in 20 reviews
"gothic architecture"
in 13 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 6 reviews
"enjoy the view"
in 9 reviews
"tourist office"
in 7 reviews
"around the corner"
in 6 reviews
"grote markt"
in 11 reviews
"visit leuven"
in 8 reviews
"the main square"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"train station"
in 5 reviews
"statues"
in 45 reviews
"belgium"
in 45 reviews
"stadhuis"
in 20 reviews
"saints"
in 7 reviews
"brussels"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This building is ridiculous and looks like it’s CGI it’s so detailed x we didn’t go in, but even just a trip to see the outside is worth it - in a country of outstanding architecture this building stands out

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a magnificent piece of architecture, the like of which is rarely seen. At night is brightly illuminated, and looks even better. During Christmas you can find a winter market and a Santa’s Grotto. For many years I thought that this was a church,...More

Thank Newinnman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Leuven is a town you have to visit. You will enjoy the different places to see. This is a student town with a lot of nice pubs,snacks and restaurants. It's really pleasant to stay here.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leuven is a beautiful city with many beautiful landmarks, but Stadhuis takes the price as the most beautiful and impressive. The City hall is on the main square next to the police station and a short walk from the main train station. I downloaded the...More

Thank AVM2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though it is not used as city hall, this building is pure art. Outside and inside. It is worth doing tour (not too long, tickets are in info center next to main building).

Thank Dragan K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated in Main Market square just across from St Peter's Church, you will find Leuven's majestic Town Hall. It is a landmark of the city and its Brabantine Late Gothic architectural style, crafted in lace-like detail is simply stunning. A must see when visiting the...More

Thank Peter C
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

One of the most amazing buildings on earth, nothing less! Leuven is a pretty pleasant town, with a huge university (KUL), the world number 1 brewery and a definitely picturesque Town Hall. Don't hesitate to come to see this spectacular Town Hall - there is...More

Thank Steeve P
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

If you can’t visit in person take the video tour. This is one amazing building, steeped in history and visually amazing. The guided tour added to my amazement. Wow.

Thank Teresa C
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

townhall of Leuven is one of the finest in belgium, much of details and sculptures of the kings, queens, saints, devils, knights, ... The area around the toxnhall was recently renovated, also the historic buildings next to it. It's a very cosy place, near by...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I did a tour through the Town Hall organized by the city of Leuven. It was very informative and enjoyable.

Thank Gabbie D
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