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Mont des Arts

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Address: Brussels, Belgium
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Spend the afternoon visiting more than a dozen museums on the Mont des...

Spend the afternoon visiting more than a dozen museums on the Mont des Arts. Visit the BOZAR and the Magritte Museum. When you stop at the Musical Instrument Museum, be sure to take in the views from the MIM's 10th floor restaurant.

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Great place for a picture moment as they also allowed a short stop if you are driving. No heavy traffic maybe its the off hours (4pm?). Nearby an ice cream van serves great ice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Bobby E
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K.Lumpur
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K.Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a picture moment as they also allowed a short stop if you are driving. No heavy traffic maybe its the off hours (4pm?). Nearby an ice cream van serves great ice cream. Shouldn't miss.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Mont des Arts is up the street from the Centraal Train Station and is a pleasant walk from the Grand Place. The gardens are surrounded by various museums and the Royal Library. A big clock with splendid decorative elements and chimes that ring. There are also shops and places to eat. From the top of the hill, you can... More 

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Thank Pucela08
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Always a pleasure to stop there, for the view and historical palace with a big clock on the wall, the statues of puppets and the bells. Nice garden .

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Thank GreenGem2014
Goiania, GO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

You can find people resting among the gardens, street artists playing music, drawing graffiti on the walls. And the place is also very beautiful.

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Thank RodrigoRCastro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

This area is so beautiful with trees and flowers growing and many benches to sit on and relax. If you climb the stairs towards the museums, there is a great view of the city. Overall a really great place to spend a few minutes to relax or to take a break from museum browsing. Definitely take a look at the... More 

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Thank Melissa L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite parts of the city,such beautiful views.Lots of interesting monuments and buildings.Certainly worth a leisurely walk around.

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Thank karl w
Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Between Grande place and Sablon, you find this gem which is most enjoyable when it's sunny outside! An iconic place in Brussels!

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Thank Yves M
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

While the square itself isn't the greatest place to visit -- it's spoiled by busy traffic and dangerous to traverse by foot -- the climb up the hill is worth the effort. Don't forget to take a look at the royal palace around the corner!

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Thank ArticCynda
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Beantiful views, everybody should enjoy the views of Brussels. Better if it is durong a sunny day as there is no place to cover from rain.

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Thank Hectorfersan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The view from the Mont des Arts down to the Grand Place is one of the most beautiful in the city. The garden has nice lights at night and in the summer the Brussels Summer Festival has concerts here.

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