Zurenborg Travel Guide

  • Tramplaats - Cafe Wattman & entrance Cogels Osylei
    Tramplaats - Cafe Wattman & entrance...
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  • Draakplaats - cafe's and terraces
    Draakplaats - cafe's and terraces
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  • Oostenstraat - railway talus - refurbished in 2008
    Oostenstraat - railway talus -...
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Zurenborg Things to Do

  • Belle Epoque walk Zurenborg - Antwerp

    Spend half a day in Zurenborg, the Belle Epoque area in Antwerp. Zurenborg was developed in the last decades of the 19th century and has a wide variety of architecture, including significant art nouveau in the facades. Dageraadplaats - square nicely refurbished recently - is the heart of the area with many nice restaurants and cafe's providing...

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  • balconies, iron, mozaiek, curls: Art...

    Look at the curls the iron of the balcony makes, it is totally integrated in the front of the house as it disapears in the mouth of the fishes, or does it comes out of it? difficult to say.The fishes emerge out of the front and form the sidewall so the balcony that is decorated with that wonderful mozaik painting at the top.

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.I thought this house was a bit spooky!Detail of the wooden sculptures.

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.I thought this house was a bit spooky!

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

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  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

    more
  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

    more
  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

    more
  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

    more
  • Other beautiful buildings at Zurenborg

    Not only the Art Nouveau buildings are worth seeing. There are so many other ones that really are eye catching.

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  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

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  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

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  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! Roof decorations

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! Roof decoration

    Not just the windows, the doors or the balconies, not just the fronts, but even the roofs deserve your special attention.Often they are very nicely decorated with iron windsigns or other objects.

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  • Art Nouveau! doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

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  • Art Nouveau! doors and windows

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

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  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

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  • Art Nouveau! Balconies!

    When you enter the Cogels Osylei, leaving the Berchem Station at your back, then this house at your left hand site at the beginnig of the street is one of the most remarkable buildings you will see here.That is especially for this very peculiar balcony

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  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.One thing is sometimes frustrating and that is when the view on the beautiful fronts or doors are blocked by parked cars!I tried to avoid as much as possible to have one on the picture, but sometimes it is really inevitable.

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  • Art Nouveau! balconies

    Another example of an iron balcony in the Zurenborg area, at 5 minutes walk from the station or at one of the stops of tram (streetcar) 11.

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  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

    more
  • Art nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

    more
  • Art Nouveau! windows and doors

    A special attention you have to give to the way the doors and windows are made.This is still the area of Zurenborg at Antwerp.

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  • Art Nouveau! Balconies!

    This is a side view of the same balcony in the previous tip.Look at the integration of iron and coloured glas and the curls.

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  • Huize Zonnebloem detail: Balconies!

    Another more detailed view on this marvelous house in the Cogels Osylei at Zurenborg area, just 5 minutes walk from Berchem Station.Huize Zonnebloem.

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  • Put a lion on your balcony!

    Some people like it a bit more wild and will prefer a lion instead of a fish to be put on their balcony!A bit bombastic but still attractive!I would sign for this one `-)

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  • Iron and fences in Art Nouveau

    This picture is to my opinion of of my favorites I took in the area,.It is just a detail, but still it tells stories.

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