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old, medieval, but special

a piece of architecture so typical for flanders... In the Middle-ages were kept here the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carol V
Kortrijk, Belgium
Attractive tower in the town market place.

This large belfry tower dominates the Grote Markt and is a lovely building . It looks rather... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

a piece of architecture so typical for flanders... In the Middle-ages were kept here the manuscripts of the city

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Carol V
Reviewed May 11, 2018

Situated in the Grote Markt, it can be seen from anywhere nearby. two golden statues situated at the top ring bells half hourly I believe during the day.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DesdinovaUK
Reviewed December 6, 2017

The Belfry of Kortrijk is not very special in comparison with the Belfry of Bruges or Ghent but it is a nice one (eighteenth/nineteenth century). If you visit Kortrijk for the many things to see, you will admire the Belfry on the market place in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pieter V
Reviewed November 7, 2017

This large belfry tower dominates the Grote Markt and is a lovely building . It looks rather incongruous but provides a central point . Lots of cafes etc around it and the bells are lovely

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bellou2
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Right in the town centre surrounded by cafes and restaurants it is a great place to watch the world go by.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ASJ51
Reviewed July 24, 2017

It is in the center of the main square and you can't miss it if you are in Kortrijk. One of the city's symbols.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Francesco M
Reviewed July 10, 2017

It was a picture of this tower and nearby cathedral that made me decide to stay in Kortrijk for three nights.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank John16752024
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Right in the middle of the Grote Markt, the center of Kortrijk, is located the free standing Belfry. It stood out when I arrived, above any of other edifices. It’s truly beautiful with its 5 steep roofs on the top and its golden statues. The...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed October 23, 2016

walking around the historic center this place, you should and you can not miss. Nice restaurants and coffee shops around to have a rest

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank djoji
Reviewed December 6, 2013

I visited Kortrijk Town before one month ago ,This is a great place to relax and walk around. Beautiful buildings with great architecture , also we can found the river and bridge near from center town, it is perfect condition take us back to the...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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