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Grote Markt van Antwerpen

Centro Historico | Centro Historico, Antwerp 2800, Belgium
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Antwerp's "Great Market" square is a popular attraction in the heart of the old city.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Centro Historico | Centro Historico, Antwerp 2800, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Adorable little area for walking around, snacking in the variety of restaurants (and the variety is very diverse!) and popping into the chocolate shops and boutiques.

Thank dannyburrito
Reviewed 1 week ago

Flemish architecture is abundant in this gorgeous Antwerp City square ...a perfect photo op, for sure!

Thank lucyedwards2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful square in the centre of Antwerp with the town hall and medieval guild houses on the side. Lot's of cafés and restaurants nearby.

Thank Robscheers
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grote Markt is a good place to start your walking tour of this beautiful historical city. This courtyard is surrounded by 16th century buildings. The city hall is on one side; the Cathedral of Our Lady of Antwerp tower is on the other side....More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to spend the day to eat, drink and shop. Several places selling mussels and fries. All surrounding the cathedral in the middle. Some beautiful examples of architecture from the medieval times too.

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Butchers' Hall was built as early as in 1250. The building functioned as a meat market where butchers could sell their merchandise. The butchers' guild commissioned master builder Herman de Waghemakere to construct a functional building that would also reflect the growing status of...More

Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Antwerp has to be one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and the Grote Markt is the very heart of the city. Tall Belgian houses, the imposing city hall and a lovely statue make up this amazing square worth visiting. You will see a...More

1  Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the visit and go slowly to be able to see every little bit of it. History all around. Take your time.

Thank Rafael J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 'Grote Markt van Antwerpen' is woth a visit because of the statue of Brabo, throwing the hand of the giant Antigoon. The city hall is even more impressive because of its grandeur and its many flags. Worth the visit!

Thank bdebruyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another beautiful square with a huge statue in centre and stunning buildings surrounding it many with interesting gold statues on their roofs

Thank 70ish
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August 23, 2015|
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Response from Herwig_11 | Reviewed this property |
Dear, I am really very very sorry by answering you this late! Shops are all closed on Sundays in Antwerp, ecept every first Sunday each month most of them will be open. Lace will not be found upon De Grote Markt for sure... More