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Cultuurcentrum De Grote Post

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Excellent example ‘’retrofit ‘’ of a beautiful building The old post office in Oostende has been... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2017
Interesting attraction in the middle of the city

Interesting architecture is in itself an attraction and food and drinks in the cafe are a good... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2015
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Nov 23, 2017
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“Here you find everything of ostend”
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

Excellent example ‘’retrofit ‘’ of a beautiful building The old post office in Oostende has been reused with keeping key elements of the old post office. The old post office distribution center is rebuilt as a theatre and the acoustic is great, we went there...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

It is in the middle of the town, all the people can help you, there are a lot of shows into the cultuurcentrum! It is Only a few walk into the city where you can find a lot of restaurants and shops!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 9mauricio9
Reviewed April 30, 2017

An ancient Post-Office building of the years 1950, decorated outside with a nice sculpture, inside transformed in a modern culture showroom, for a nice interesting moment.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Inside the post office, there are ticket windows. The people here are quite nice. We can buy stamps, send a letter, send a package or even send a telegram. There are some nice paintings in this post office. On the other side there is a...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Interesting architecture is in itself an attraction and food and drinks in the cafe are a good bonus. A tour in the building takes you back to the fifties when this former post office was built. Nowadays the building acts as a cultural center so...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank TreckerFinland
Reviewed October 11, 2015

Great café in a protected building. Atmosphere is very 50-60's (nothing is allowed to be changed). The café itself has great food and is very suited for groups. Children are also well catered for. The food is nothing short of excellent.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank DirkV4
Reviewed August 5, 2015

A cultural oasis in the center of Ostend: this former post office now serves an arts centre. A monumental architectural masterpiece of the fifties that is well worth the visit. The bar serves a nice variety of tasty and affordable dishes. The organic and vegetarian...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank juleshugal
Reviewed March 3, 2015

In former times the Ostend post office was situated in this building. Now it has become a cultural centre and a café. You can step inside the Grote Post whenever you like, even if you don't go to a concert, and admire the beautiful architecture...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Marleen A
Reviewed August 18, 2014

The interior still breathes the atmosphere of the goneby days of the former postoffice, but is now turned into a cultural touristoffice, giving room to several activities, we haven't seen the bar this time because it was used as an artist-room for the TAZ (Theater...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Hans R
Reviewed August 15, 2013

The former building of the Belgian Post, Telegraph and Telephone Company is one of the strongest examples of modernist architecture in Belgium. Built between 1947 and 153 by Gaston Eysselinck, it was already listed in 1981. The architect designed also the interior and the furniture...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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