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Address: Grote Markt, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Phone Number:
03/221-13-33
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Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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US$114.65*
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the grandeur of Antwerp, the smallest metropolis in the world

The architecture is a masterpiece of Flemish Renaissance. It's a feast to the eye when the city hall is decorated with the many flags of the world. A visit inside will be... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Arnaud d
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Antwerp, Belgium
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124 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture is a masterpiece of Flemish Renaissance. It's a feast to the eye when the city hall is decorated with the many flags of the world. A visit inside will be difficult for the coming months due to restoration.

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6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a beautiful building if watched from the outside. It is actually possible to enter the building and visit it but there is something you must plan.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We went in Feb 2016, it was not at all crowded. There were some police keeping watch over the building. Antwerp city gets its name from the statue of Silvius Brabo (a Roman soldier) throwing hand (hand werpen = hand throwing) in Flemish.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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13 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Even you can get inside only after veding, if you get the possibility to go there, do it. It is unforgetable experience even for people who doesnt like history.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We were only able to view the outside of this building and part of it was under construction overall a very beautiful building right across from Cathedral of our old Lady

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This town hall was constructed after the big fire that ruined the earlier town hall at the same spot. The building has experienced happy and sad times, but is still the focal point of the locals for everything that has to be decided about "their city".

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Thank Peter A
Schoten, Belgium
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The townhall is a jewel of Renaissance and Barok styles harmoniously combined. It dominates one of the finest market places in Belgium, and offers splendid views of the Gothic cathedral and gild houses. Plenty of good restaurants nearby offer great Belgian gastronomy.

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The Grote Markt in Antwerp is a splendid ancient centre of an outstanding Belgian (Flemish) city. Definitely a place to visit when touring Belgium along with Brugge and Brussels. There are a number of cafes in this market place but do try the myriad of side streets which have an eclectic mix of excellent places to eat and drink, some... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Shared a private event with 80 or so colleagues attending a conference where we dined in a wonderful room surrounded by classic art. Stunning venue generally. Wonderful high quality (buffet) meal as well. Top quality service also.

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Palermo, Italy
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966 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Amazing town hall in one of the best squares in Europe. Nice the flags, amazing the statues, incredible the symbols. Wonderful above all at night, when the whole complex becomes magical.

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