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Brussels Half-Day City Tour
"Your tour begins with a short walk to discover the heart of medieval Brussels in the famous Grand Place with its world-famous Market Square. Here you will hear about the history of the remarkable City Hall and quaint Guild Houses.Next you will tour the city by luxury coach to see the beautiful St. Michael's Cathedral the Congress Column the Heyseldistrict with the world-famous Atomium the Chinese Pavilion and the Japanese Tower. Passing the Royal Residence
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Private Tour: Brussels City Sightseeing Tour
"Starting with a pickup from your centrally located Brussels hotel take in Grand Place the city's central hub lined with guild houses and flowers adorning the ground like a carpet. Your guide will happily escort you to significant points of interest answering any questions you may have.Travel through the European Union district featuring Parliament buildings and admire Art Nouveau houses before viewing Manneken Pis the popular bronze statue of a young boy peeing into a fountain. You'll venture to all corners of the city from the towering Palace of Justice to the Atomium monument and St. Michael's Cathedral to the Royal Galleries. Where to and for how long is up to you!Appreciate the finest flavors of Belgium as you sip away on local beers including*: Fruity Kriek beer Hops based Pilsner Stella Artois Hoegaarden white beer Abbey beers: Leffe Blond and Leffe Bruin (dark) Your private guided tour of Brussels concludes with a hotel drop off at your centrally located hotel. *Chocolate milk and cookies ar
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Brussels Rail Day Trip from London
"Take the inclusive sightseeing tour and enjoy the medieval architecture that makes Brussels such a visited European city. Don't miss the Grand Place the city's central hub lined with guild houses and flowers adorning the ground like a carpet. You will also see the Atomium and maybe have lunch at one of the gourmand restaurants.Travel through the European Union district featuring Parliament bu the popular bronze statue of a young boy peeing into a fountain.You have the option to hop-on and off as many times as you like at any of the 13 strategically placed stops for your own sightseeing. With bus departures every 30 minutes and the ent this is the perfect way to orientate yourself with Belgium's capital.""""At just under two and half hours why not take the opportunity whilst in London to take a day trip by Eurostar over to the vibrant cosmopolitan city of Brussels! A Hop on Hop off card is included
From GBP174.00

Palais de Justice Bruxelles Tips (45)

Palais de Justice

This huge building is set upon a hill overlooking the city and houses the Belgium supreme court. It was built by the architect Poelart in 1883 and is larger that St. Peters in Rome. Great city views...
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Jim_Eliason
Aug 22, 2016

Place Poelart

This is a monument just outside the Palais de Justice and celebrates the architect, Joseph Poelaert. Poelart was the architect of the building and many other famous buildings in Brussels and beyond. ...
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Jim_Eliason
Aug 22, 2016

The big palace

The Palace of Justice or Supreme Court of Belgium is located in the upper area of ​​the city, Saint Gilles, on the way to the Avenue Louise, in an area formerly known as Gallows Hill. This location...
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lina112
Jul 26, 2012

Kudenberg hill

It is possible to observe Bruxelles from the Royal Square. The Square is located on Kudenberg hill which name is translated as "a cold hill". From the church of Sent Jaku - Sacred Jacob domes of other...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Jan 20, 2012

A grand building in the heart of the city

Our hotel wasn't located too far from here and it is an incredibly grand building - just a shame it was half covered in scaffolding on our visit.I am not too sure whether you can venture inside but it...
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clareabee
Jun 13, 2011

Palais de Justice

The law courts of the Palais de Justice were commissioned by King Leopold ll. Constructed between 1866 - 83 and designed by the architect Joseph Poelaert who subsequently died from exhaustion....
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scottishvisitor
Apr 04, 2011

Elevator From Palais de Justice To Morelles

Close to the Palais de Justice is a viewing platform which gives extensive views over northern Brussels.Should you wish to go down to the Morelles there is an elevator available. We took the elevator...
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Mikebb
Jan 27, 2009

Palace of Justice

The law courts were constructed in the late 1800's. The building dwarfs all the surrounding structures and was built with a multitude of architectural styles. It was built on the site of the former...
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rcsparty
Nov 10, 2007

Justice Palace

It was the largest building in the world when it was finished in 1883 and opened by King Leopold II, and I think it might still be the biggest in Europe. It totally dominates the cliff it is built on...
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Sjalen
Sep 25, 2007

Visiting the Palais de Justice

If you like la Bourse (the stock exchange) and Saint-Catherine's church, you'll probably also like the huge Palais de Justice on top of the Marolles hill. It was built by the same architect, Poelaert,...
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ZeProff
Jul 19, 2007

Majestic building

As the facade was under repair when I visited it in december 2006, I couldn't fully appreciate the full glory of this building but got speechless when I entered it. The inside is so grand...I felt...
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froggy06
Dec 26, 2006

Palace of Justice (Palais de Justice)

We were stunned at the size of the Palace of Justice, just how many criminals does Brussels have? Sitting atop a hill known as "gallows hill" where they executed people back in the middle ages, the...
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Dabs
Dec 04, 2006
 
 
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Things to Do Near Palais de Justice Bruxelles

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Eglise Notre-Dame de la Chapelle

The oldest church in Brussels, its construction began in 1210 and was completed by the end of the 13Th century. It reflects the transition between Romanesque and Gothic styles. A Baroque bell tower...
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Place du Grand Sablon

By the end of the day we ended by incident in a very beautiful area that made me feel sorry for having not enough time to explore it as it deserved - the Sablon. Wonderful old houses, a promising...
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Royal Greenhouses of Laeken

Designed by King Leopold II's architect, Alphonse Ballat (who was also Horta's teacher), the royal greenhouses are one of the most important 19th century monuments in Belgium. They are entirely built...
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Art Nouveau of Brussels

Built for the chemistry magnate Armand Solvay (1865-1930), this large townhouse is considered Victor Horta’s masterpiece. Solvay granted Horta unlimited creative freedom and an unrestricted budget to...
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Place de Jue de Balle

I go here whenever I am in the city, and ususally come back with at least one thing that I really don't want. It's a great place to be nosey and rummage around. Its open daily, although I've learnt...
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La Fleur en Papier Doré / Het Goudblommeke in Papier

Not to miss is the historical pub La Fleur en Papier Doré/Het Goudblommeke van Papier at the Cellebroersstraat 55. It was once the artistic café and meeting place of Brussels’s surrealists. Magritte,...
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Getting to Palais de Justice Bruxelles

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Poelaertplein 1, 1000 Bruxelles

Hours

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 08:30 to 12:30
    13:30 to 16:00
  • Tuesday 08:30 to 12:30
    13:30 to 16:00
  • Wednesday 08:30 to 12:30
    13:30 to 16:00
  • Thursday 08:30 to 12:30
    13:30 to 16:00
  • Friday 08:30 to 12:30
    13:30 to 16:00
  • Saturday Closed

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