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few meters from main train station ,its huge and iconic so a graet place for a selfie photo in your... read more

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Iconic sight of Modern Brussels!

As you walk from the Royal Palace to the Grand Place, it is worth stopping to see the 12-pointed... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

few meters from main train station ,its huge and iconic so a graet place for a selfie photo in your way to discover the city

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shaltoni
Reviewed October 16, 2018

On walking back from St Michael's Cathedral to central, we caught site of this beautiful clock. Luckily we arrived at noon and watched as the figure moved out and in for he hour, along with a beautiful serenade. Worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 915caroleg
Reviewed August 5, 2018

As you walk from the Royal Palace to the Grand Place, it is worth stopping to see the 12-pointed star clock face and the Jacquemart (a bronze clockwork figure) with his bell above it. Whether you want to wait for the bells to ring at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ShaunH290
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Combine this with a visit to Mont des arts as they are in sight of each other. Catch this on the hour to hear the bells chime

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim H
Reviewed May 28, 2018

If you're near Mont des Arts Park or wandering back down towards Grand Place or Gare Central from the Palace, keep an eye out for this charming clock, which is striking and unusual in its design and execution.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank phutty
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We almost missed this stunning clock . Thankfully we were passing and it started ringing. It was just lovely. Hiding around a corner and hard to find

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Cookster_11
Reviewed November 16, 2017

This is a stunning piece of work and worth seeing. The clock has 12 statues in alcoves and the bells ring on the hour. The bell that rings the hours is huge and has a statue that rings the bell. Very interesting.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We had already walked passed here and not looked above our heads. Was pointed out on the free walking tour and there is a reason for all 12 figures in the clock.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank family52
Reviewed August 31, 2017

We were walking down the steps of the Mont des Arts and heard the most beautiful chimes. looking to the right we noticed a clock above and arch, surrounded by figurines, where this beautiful sound was coming from, definitely worth taking a moments to listen...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I came across this by accident but had to stop and watch when it started chiming. It's just up the road from the central train station.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tora A
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