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Address: Ketenislaan 4 | Haven 1974, Kallo 9130, Belgium
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Step back in time into a 16th Century fort

Someone in our family did our family tree and a branch lived in this fort in the 17th Century. The museum exhibition inside the fort is very professional and interesting but if... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 July 2016
helenjc27
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Someone in our family did our family tree and a branch lived in this fort in the 17th Century. The museum exhibition inside the fort is very professional and interesting but if you can't read Flemish (or Dutch) you'll need a guide. Also worth visiting the local town Doel with its 400 yr old windmill and "ghost town" which is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

taken here by a local - best visited by car. Interesting, but only Dutch sign boards. Quiet and rural type location.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

Two fortresses were built by the Dutch around 1585, when the Spaniards occupied Antwerp. The 2 fortresses remained Dutch for 200 years, and were instrumental in controlling the traffic of ships over the Schelde river. They levied toll, very much to the benefit of their possessors. Later, the French came in, and after having hosted a garnison, the site was... More 

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