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Market Square

Grote Markt, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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Ypres Market

Such a beautiful location. Lots of history here to see. There are several tourist shops throughout... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Peter M
The beating heart of the city.

After the city of St Niklaas, this is Belgium's largest market ! Almost every Saturday morning... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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Grote Markt, Ieper (Ypres), Belgium

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Reviewed yesterday

Such a beautiful location. Lots of history here to see. There are several tourist shops throughout the market. Several outdoor cafe's where you can sit outside and look at beauty and history.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 days ago

After the city of St Niklaas, this is Belgium's largest market ! Almost every Saturday morning this place was taken by market stalls. Then it becomes difficult to find a parking space here. On the other days the parking spaces are paid (except for the...More

Thank Makkitje
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to visit as well as Menin Gate. Scenic, and plenty of shops. We had waffles nearby. Cobbled streets, can be busy.

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fa testing square in the middle of Ypres. Fully restored from the devastation of WW1. Perhaps ruined in bit by traffic and parking

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the restaurants and shopping on this square are unusually (for a city center) worth visiting wether you like chocolate or beer. The setting is lovely and difficult to fathom the level of destruction during ww1 and how it was meticulously rebuilt to the...More

Thank Nolinice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice architecture Good starting point fora city tour Saturday morning market place with lots of small stands

Thank Wim m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice place to sit when the sun is shining not a lot to do its mainly an oversized restaurant so many of them and they all offer the same cuisine at the same prices

Thank bas t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the menon bridge , we ate lunch in the square, very pleasant experience, and we are going back on our own on the bike for a second look around the whole place ,

Thank nick w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pretty square, lots of shops and restaurants. The museum is housed in a beautiful building, although most of Leper was destroyed during the first world war , it's been rebuilt to look original.

Thank onmars2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ypres depends almost entirely on tourism for its existence. Therefore, you should expect lots of tacky shops selling tat. On the other hand, its pretty, there are many interesting buildings and on the whole the people are friendly.

Thank marklin100
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