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Address: Avenue du Parc Royal, Brussels 1020, Belgium
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The real house

It is situated on a quiet place, close to beautiful gardens. We found it really pretty and well cared. Walk around and enjoy the nature! 🌳

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is situated on a quiet place, close to beautiful gardens. We found it really pretty and well cared. Walk around and enjoy the nature! 🌳

Thank Angielondonct
Mechelen, Belgium
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

The palace is in a large park, and can only be seen from a large distance. Not much of an attraction.

Thank JorgeFromMuizen
Asse, Belgium
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46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This palace is the home of the King, but only on certain occasions, parts are open fir visitors. On regular days you can only get a glimpse from the street,Munich is nice if you take the hop on hop of bus, but otherwise not worth the trip.

Thank Jan M
Adelaide, Australia
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407 reviews
166 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

This is the home of the Belgian Royal family and is worth the visit particularly when the Glass houses are open.Only for 3 weeks of the year. Amazing series of Glass houses with wonderful displays of Spring plants and flowers. The Japanese pagoda makes a great photo of shot from the other side of the small lake. Most enjoyable visit.

Thank djhallett
Naantali, Finland
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745 reviews
381 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Some of the pictures here are from "wrong" palace, this Laeken Palace is little outside city centre. We decided to stop here first and then took about 20-30min walk to Atomium. Lots to see in this region, so take your bus or taxi and stop here.

Thank Halkidis
Columbia, MD
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152 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The royal greenhouses are open only a few times a year, but if you happen to be in Brussels when they are, don't miss a visit. You'll see jaw-dropping displays of flowers. Even the small green houses between the larger ones are filled with wonders--like walking through a tunnel filled with geraniums and fucias. The only bad part is that... More 

1 Thank Ruth G
Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This review applies only to the short period in Spring when the Royal Glasshouses/Greenhouses at Laeken are open to the public. First of all the flowers are spectacular possibly the biggest selection of fuschia in the World.The visit for these alone is well worth it. Secondly go early, as early as possible. By public transport the best way is by... More 

4 Thank JohnNeill
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

We visited with our children expecting long ques, but were surprised to find that it wasnt actually that crowded. Amazing place definately worth a visit.

4 Thank Honestcritic99999999
Brussels, Belgium
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The royal greenhouses are open to the public for 2 or 3 weeks a year. I've been there twice and won't go again. The positive? Fantastic greenhouses with an amazing array of flowering plants, palms and ferns. The first time I went was enjoyable. Although there were many visitors, we all had enough space to view the plants without getting... More 

8 Thank Kalense
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82 reviews
33 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

We visited the amazing greenhouses in Laeken last weekend , they are most beautiful and kept up to very high standard .They only open for 3 weeks in the year to the public and the admission cost is only € 2.50 ,fantastic value . The vibrant colours are magnificent . Def worth a visit. You could spend a couple of... More 

1 Thank IrelandDuchess

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