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City Hall and Belfry

Grote Markt, Diksmuide 6800, Belgium
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Beautiful

I was fortunate to arrive to the square after some festival or market when the constructions were... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
EvaF2Eva
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
An impression of a typical Flemish 'old' City

Diksmuide is an old Flemish city, played an important role during WWI (hence the many museums and... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
maartenw2016
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Ghent, Belgium
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Jun 6, 2018
“Beautiful”
Jan 19, 2018
“An impression of a typical Flemish 'old' City”
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Grote Markt, Diksmuide 6800, Belgium
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

I was fortunate to arrive to the square after some festival or market when the constructions were already removed, but due to some finishing works the traffic was still restricted so I could observed and admire its beauty almost undisturbed. There is a number of...More

Thank EvaF2Eva
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

Diksmuide is an old Flemish city, played an important role during WWI (hence the many museums and sites) but take also a look at the city center. You will get a perfect idea how a typical Flemish town looks alike: city hall and belfry are...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2017

Like Ypres, Diksmuide was completely destroyed in the first World War, and afterwards reconstructed to look like the town in 1914 before the war, albeit with some embellishments and changes in details. The reconstruction of the city hall and belfry tower are very nice, just...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2016

A perfect example of days gone by in beautiful architecture. Make sure to visit the visitors centre.

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Reviewed January 15, 2016

Although there was construction going on we were interested in the display. A good place to start your visit to this area.

Thank MinervaAlberta
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Reviewed October 11, 2014

This museum did a great job of taking you through the history of the war....and the climb to the top gave positively scary views down to the square and beyond!

Thank MikeIOW1
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Reviewed July 3, 2013

The toursit office here provide a very good town walk on a map support by signs around the town which gives this older history of this town before the wars ravaged it. The fishmarket was a quirky favourite and the walks by the water very...More

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