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Fascinating

As long as you’re not scared of heights and are reasonably fit, climb the 133 steps of this 14th... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
editorgoodlifefrance
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Kent, United Kingdom
The belfry?

A lovely old belfry tower in the centre of the town. Lit up in the evenings and plays numerous... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Regularovernighter
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 days ago
“Fascinating”
6 Nov 2018
“The belfry?”
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The Belfry stands in the middle of the main square and is the last remaining relic of the medieval city. You can also enjoy seeing the Belfry lit up as night falls.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Grand'Place, 62400 Bethune, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As long as you’re not scared of heights and are reasonably fit, climb the 133 steps of this 14th century UNESCO listed monument and enjoy stunning views over the town. I found it fascinating to think that for several centuries people before had done just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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StephanieOTBB, Propriétaire at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thanks a lot for your opinion. It was a pleasure to meet you. See you soon

Reviewed 6 November 2018

A lovely old belfry tower in the centre of the town. Lit up in the evenings and plays numerous sounds from many different bells of varying sizes every 15 minutes !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Regularovernighter
StephanieOTBB, Propriétaire at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thanks for your opinion, we love it too. See you soon

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Just in the middle of the everything the clock tower chimes really beautiful. It is all different melodies

Date of experience: August 2018
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hello Nihan, We love it too :-) See u soon.

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Nothing surprises be in a French square any more. This is lovely and the gilded carousel beside is fantastic

Date of experience: April 2018
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hey, Thanks for your opinion. It's a great place :-) See u soon.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Le Grande Place is the historical town square in the heart of Bethune. Le Beffroi and the Mairie are two major historical buildings in an area full of old buildings. Every roof is different and they all pulsate with vibrant life, particularly at night. Stay...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hello, Thank u for your opinion. A great place in fact! See u soon :-)

Reviewed 27 June 2017

It is one of the few attractions of this small town. Unfortunately, it was closed when I have been there.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Bogdan C
Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Hello, Thank u for your opinion. Yes, the belfry is under construction. See u soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

I was unable to enter this tower, but it was lovely to view the design and surroundings. The fountain nearby is lovely with playful jets of water and coloured pools. Fun.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hello, Thank you for your opinion. The sight is really exceptional! See u soon. :-)

Reviewed 10 March 2017

Le Beffroi de Bethune is situated on a beautiful french square. You can drink really good french wine in the restaurant in front of the magical clock. Le Beffroi plays magnificent melodies each and every hour of the day. If you are around the center...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Hello Kalina, Thank you for your opinion. The sight is really exceptional! In fact, its a great place to drink a good french wine :-) See you soon.

Reviewed 28 November 2016

The square is excellent and was set up for the Christmas Market and looked beautiful in the evening . Well worth a visit as there are many shops around the square

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Hard to think that the buildings in this square were all re-built in the 1920s after the town was destroyed in WWI. The who place has that 1700s feel to it. Its beautiful, quaint and interesting all at the same time

Date of experience: July 2016
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Antoine L, Office de tourisme de Béthune-Bruay at Le Beffroi de Bethune, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Hello Steve, Thank you for your opinion. The sight is really exceptional! See you soon :-)

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