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Law Courts

Koophandelsplein, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Unique historical building

The old Palace of Justice as it is also called ,is a beautiful historical buidling. It is build... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
HugoColle
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Evergem, Belgium
GRAND BUILDING INSIDE AND OUTSIDE

The law courts are open to the public for you to look around on the first floor only. There isn't... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
jordanellie41
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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20 Mar 2017
“Unique historical building”
21 Feb 2017
“GRAND BUILDING INSIDE AND OUTSIDE”
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Koophandelsplein, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

The old Palace of Justice as it is also called ,is a beautiful historical buidling. It is build between 1836 and 1846 and has a renaissance architecture. On top of the building theres a big "fries" with 11 bronze statues. Inside you still can find...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

The law courts are open to the public for you to look around on the first floor only. There isn't really a great deal to see inside but it's worth the visit to look at the grandure of the outer building.

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 8 December 2015

This is a great building to view at night. The way in which the building is lit is rather striking. If you are out and about at night in Ghent, it is worth walking by to get a photo.

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 4 April 2012

One of the most beautiful and largest classical buildings in Ghent. Watch it from every side. From the Ketelpoort and the Recolettenlei, you can enjoy the reflections of the Law Courts (or Palace of Justice) in the river. From the Kouter Square, you have an...More

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