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Groenplaats, Antwerp, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sir Peter Paul Rubens was one of the most famous Flemish artists ,an artist who specialised in grand Baroque and historical paintings ,he was also one of the most influential Flemish artists ,you notice as you wander around this most beautiful of cities that there...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on a pretty square, it is an impressive statue. There are plenty of benches nearby, so it is nice to sit and watch the locals.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Peter Paul Rubens House is located on the street near the statue. It is easy to miss as there is a large pedestrian street and many shops along the way. We arrived with only an hour to view the house and gardens which is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank joycer542
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The statue on Peter Paul Rubens, the Flemish artist, was located at the center of Groenplaats. There were many shops and cafes around the busy square. Recommend to visit the spot and take photo on the statue as well.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

The painter Peter Paul Rubens is probably the most recognized and popular citizen of Antwerp. His statute is conveniently located in the Groenplaats. This is a very popular and busy square with many restaurants and coffee shops. Not to be missed is a visit to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bob2bkk
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Past by the statue a number of times whilst wandering around the town. It is situated in one of the larger squares which is frequented by the local students as either a college or university is on the square. You can take a lovely photo...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Boho1979
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Peter Paul Rubens was a great master. He lived and died in Antwerp. His statue in Groenplaats is a fitting tribute. The square is quite large, although not one of the most beautiful public spaces in Antwerp. Nevertheless it's one of the most popular spots...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

The statue is a classic old (1840's) statue of Pieter Paul Rubens, one of the most famous historical baroque painters of the world who lived and worked in Antwerp in the 16th and 17th century. The square is well known for its (X-mas) markets, iceskating...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Christel D
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The statue of Peter Paul Rubens is located in the Groenplaats square in Antwerp. He was a famous artist from Antwerp. If you want a picture of the statue you better take one before all the teens start congregating around it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KathyK835
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Antwerp has many statues and Sculptures. This is one of them. You will find a lot of historically architecture buildings, statues and sculptures during your visit !!

Date of experience: October 2018
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