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Address: Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Phone Number: 00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate...

Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.

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Beautiful at Christmas!

We were there just after thanksgiving and the grand place was all decorated for Christmas and had one of the most amazing music/light shows we have ever seen. Such a beautiful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were there just after thanksgiving and the grand place was all decorated for Christmas and had one of the most amazing music/light shows we have ever seen. Such a beautiful place and even more beautiful at night around Christmas with the lights!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice place to visit , it has a great architecture it's different and impressive . It's a must when you visit Bruxelles .

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Stuttgart, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The tourists taking pictures like they are going to die are so freaking annoying. They even take pictures of you as if you are Penelope Cruz or Naomi Campbell. At least those two get paid for their pictures. So annoying.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the places in Brussels that everyone heads to. Great access to numerous bars and places to eat plus loads of cultural options. Splendid at night and great to sit down at all times and watch the world go by whilst enjoying a glass of fine Belgian ale

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This square in central Brussels was adjacent to our hotel. It is the focus for the Christmas celebrations and is home to an enormous Christmas tree, beautifully decorated, and also a huge crib which is a very popular attraction. The crib figures are pretty much life size and the crib fills one end of the square. Several times each evening,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Grand Place is decked out in all its Christmas glory, fabulous tree and wonderful crib. Plus Christmas market. Beautiful.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

beautiful place to visit and awe inspiring architecture. one of the most beautiful sightseeing spectacles you will see anywhere in Europe

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Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had seen many pictures on trip advisor before I went so when I seen it in real life it wasn't as climatic make sure you go on a walking tour (recommend viva it's free!) to learn about the history of the square .we visited during the time of the Christmas market and so they huge tree was there which... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been in several countries across Europe like Praha, Paris, Budapest, Vienna, ... and I must say this place is one of the nicest!

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Unique and fabulous time!!unforgettable experience of the most popular and the most impressive spot!!

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