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Market Square

Grote Markt, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
+32 475 93 80 85
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Beautiful historic square

We visited to go to the Field of Flanders museum and just fell in love with the square. There on a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sjs1811
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Alot of it was closed but the CHOCOLATE SHOP WAS AMAZING BLESS boys of girls of claydon community... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sophie C
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Grote Markt, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited to go to the Field of Flanders museum and just fell in love with the square. There on a Saturday morning, so the local market was in full swing - all packed up by 1pm. We had lunch in one of the many...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alot of it was closed but the CHOCOLATE SHOP WAS AMAZING BLESS boys of girls of claydon community love this man because he gave us not one, not two, but THREE GIFTS!

Thank Sophie C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very impressive square with a good range of shops and restaurants and a lovely water feature.We particularly liked Ypres burger.

Thank Pamela B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum doesn't really float my boat. If you have time to kill or are on a tour that takes you to every museum in the place, fine. I just feel they have tried to be a bit too clever. Now, the museum in Zonnebeke...More

Thank Rhydian V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful walled fortress town. Ypres has a wonderfully peaceful moat around the town walls.The centre of town has a large market square which is bordered by the awesome Cloth Hall and many other fine buildings containing shops and restaurants. Stay at the fantastic Hortensia...More

Thank David T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very beautiful with bars cafes The Menin Gate and Flanders Fields Museum. The Cathedral also has a stained glass window which was made in Yorkshire.

Thank Elaine M
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Rebuilt to the same standards after being flattened in WW1. Quite amazing and simply beautiful. A must visit.

Thank Rich S
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

On a very hot May Day we walked around the market prior to visiting the two big churches. Enjoyed a lovely cold Belgian beer.

Thank JonathanSuch2013
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

I visit the square every year and it is always full of many visitors from all around the world. We did the market on Saturday and there was a good selection of stalls. It was easy to get around, even for my disabled partner. Friendly...More

Thank Rick D D
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

A lovely square used as a car park on most days and as a market square on Saturdays. Surrounded by lovely buildings reconstructed after the war, cafes and restaurants it is a nice place to absorb the towns ambience, particularly on a sunny day

Thank go9ers
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