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A square

Place d'Espagne is a public square surrounded by tall buildings, and mostly made of concrete or... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2019
Dimitris L
Sydney, Australia
Don Quichotte and Sancho pança Statue.

Free. 24/7 The main objective of executing this place was to remove the parking area close to... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2019
Beirut, Lebanon
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Jan 8, 2019
“A square”
Jan 5, 2019
“Don Quichotte and Sancho pança Statue.”
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Place D 'Espagne is a nice little secluded square just off the busy and bustling Rue Du Marche Aux Herbes and Agora square. Although there is nothing really spectacular about the square there are a couple of great monuments here,one is of the composer Bartok...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed January 8, 2019

Place d'Espagne is a public square surrounded by tall buildings, and mostly made of concrete or stones. Very little greenery around the square! There is a public car park underground, so this might explain a few things! The best thing about the square is the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Free. 24/7 The main objective of executing this place was to remove the parking area close to grand place. Since 2006 the place took another name related to a character of the BD: place Marsupilami. At the heart of the place stands a statue for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Rabih-SOUAID
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Place D'Espagne is a nice little secluded square just off the wonderful Agora Square. It's a nice square that has some nice statues in including a wonderful statue of Don Quixote and also the composer Bartok. In the square you have some great views looking...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Place d'Espagne is a small public square next to the Horta Gallery and just off Rue du Marche aux Herbes. Not so much of a conventional attraction, the square seems to be a boundary area between the tourist sightseeing area and Residential area of Brussels....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank BradJill
Reviewed November 11, 2017

According to my Rough Guide this square is Place d'Espagne is a small square with a statue of Charles Buls, one time burgomaster of Brussels sat with his dog next to a small fountain. It is often the site for a small arts & craft...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank david n
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

If you are walking by definitely take a look. Great photo op with a steeple in the back ground but I would not go out of your way to see this. At night this seems like the place where people like to linger to party....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MargitM288
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

I literally walked past this 5 times and never realised it was in any way worthy of mentioning on trip advisor!!...when I get home I'm going to add my back yard on here and rate it higher.....although nobody is allowed in to see!!...unless your a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Darren P
Reviewed July 22, 2017

As public squares go, the Place d'Espagne is neither large nor significant. It's close to Brussels Central, Grand Place and of course the tourist district. There's a few statues in the square, with pride of place going to Don Quixote and Sancho. A copy of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Walked through this on the way to Grand Place! Nothing special and the statue has been badly graffitied which is a shame!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 60pennyc
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