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Arenberg Castle

Kardinaal Mercierlaan 94, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
+32 16 32 21 18
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Charming part of Leuven

The castle and the surrounding parts are part of KU Leuven University, but you can still stroll... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
Michelle M
via mobile
Wonderful hidden gem

What a beautiful place! Its hidden between several big roads but once you are there you don't hear... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
dacitek
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Brussels
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“faculty” (3 reviews)
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Kardinaal Mercierlaan 94, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

The castle and the surrounding parts are part of KU Leuven University, but you can still stroll around and have a lovely winter walk around the area. It really is a charming and enchanting part of Leuven, and I can imagine in summer it's perfect...More

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place! Its hidden between several big roads but once you are there you don't hear any noise. You cannon visit the castle as its a faculty of the university but you can just wonder around, even when it is raining, it is...More

Thank dacitek
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

Free admission to castle grounds consisting of the building, park, and river. The castle itself is a well sought location for PhD defenses in the Prinsessenkamer, but is not normally open to the public.

Thank pracheng
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

The Arenberg Castle is one of the beauties of Leuven. When compared to others castles it seems small but its archteture is beautiful and it is amazing that it is used in KU Leuven Campus for lectures and important presentations. The visitation is free and...More

Thank Thais M
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Reviewed December 13, 2016

A very nice park with the castle inside will travel you in another timeline and you will take a walk in the nature...

Thank Mysterio B
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

I expect a castle but it is an university faculty for students. Haven't been able to get inside only walked around and in the backyard.

Thank Adeline N
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Reviewed October 27, 2016

If you are in Leuven you should certainly take a visit around Heverlee and KU Leuven's campus. Arenberg Castle is simply beautiful. The area surrounding it amazing for walking and enjoying nature. If you look to relax or take a walk this place is simply...More

Thank Savvas R
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

Beautiful place in Leuven. It's situated right behind the sports centre of the University. A lot of Engineering classes are held here. The castle is surrounded by a small river and sometimes there are people on kayaks . In front of the Castle is a...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

Its a glorious beauty of Leuven, bringing you to some peaceful rest during the tour. A good capture of the view.

Thank Bairagi K
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Reviewed July 15, 2016

It is, as other places in Leuven, a must. It is one of the most beautiful places you'll see in Leuven.

Thank 249olatz
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