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Royal Palace (Palais Royal)

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Address: Place des Palais, Brussels, Belgium
Phone Number: 02/551-20-20
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Lovely Afternoon

I spent a very pleasant hour looking around the Royal Palace, which is open from the end of July until September each year. It's free, which makes a pleasant change, and there are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were there a couple of days ago and the public were allowed in. This was free. I'm not sure when the public is not allowed into the palace. The palais royal is beautiful. Walking about inside takes about an hour depending on how slow/fast you go through the rooms. When we were there a couple of days ago there... More 

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Myrtle Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful state houses I've ever seen. The amount of gold inside is remarkable in and of itself. Now largely ceremonial (the King still receives guests of the nation but lives outside Brussels), it is open for parts of July and August free of charge. One euro gets you a nice guide book to explain... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we went to the palace on the first day it was available to the public. entering the palace took just about as long as the tour of it, because there is construction in front of the palace. you have to jump across two lanes of on going traffic that the construction company have made and further the construction company left... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wel. Built nice view historical place, lots of history very beautiful royal palace. Location is very nice . Getting by is easy

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent a very pleasant hour looking around the Royal Palace, which is open from the end of July until September each year. It's free, which makes a pleasant change, and there are some lovely rooms inside and some good temporary exhibitions. So if you're in Brussels, it's well worth popping in.

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Bucaramanga, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you have the chance of visiting Brussels from july 21 till mid september is a must seen, is free and u can walk around the palace, see It fully and enjoy some of tje expositions they have, plus near tere are many great places to enjoy and see

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Sandnes, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by this palace on a guided cycling tour. Nice building in a beautiful area, and a big park next by.

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Gorgan, Iran
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe it is royal palace for king and queen. Yes it is free to visit , so beautiful and worth a try. But for TinTin fans it is something else.When you step out of the park, which TinTin first found professor Alembicks's briefcase, you cant believe King Ottokar's palace just in front of you.Perhaps some believe that it is for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The palace is lovely. Sits proud East of the city and its grounds and nice. Its history is good too sonvheck out the museum next door whcih is cheap and gives you a good understanding of the history

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the palace recently in July, it's nice to see and to take a photo but you can't go inside. I was told that it is only open in the month of August. The park in front of the palace is nice and quiet.

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