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“A masterpiece and excellent restored.”
Review of Central Station

Central Station
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$26.26*
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3-Hour Antwerp Bike Tour
Ranked #1 of 154 things to do in Antwerp
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Leopold II had this unusual rail station built as a neo-Baroque monument to the railway age in 1905.
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“A masterpiece and excellent restored.”
Reviewed January 11, 2013

one of the most beautifull stations in europe.Some lack on toilets. but sufficiently different shops.

Visited January 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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“mooi station”
Reviewed January 11, 2013

Nice station, customer service very slow when you want to buy a ticket though and avoid FYRA ( high speed to Amsterdam)!

Visited December 2012
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New York City, New York
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“A glimpse of the glamor of old world travel”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

Even if you don't have to go anywhere by train, check out this beautiful station. The soaring glass and steel vault made me nostalgic for the days when people dressed to the nines to take glamorous trips all over the world.

Visited January 2013
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Huddersfield
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“Fantastic Railway Cathedral”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

Antwerp Central station is as impressive a railway building as any of it's contemporaries in the rest of Europe. The immense entrance hall and staircase are as breathtaking as they are beautiful. The station itself is huge with platforms on three different levels. Walking up to the building having shopped the Meir is a visual treat.

Visited January 2013
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Groningen, The Netherlands
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“Most beautiful train station I've ever seen”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

Must see when you visit Antwerp! Even if you do not use the train as a means of transportation, I highly recommend you visit inside the building!

Visited January 2013
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