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Place Royale, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is probably the most majestic square in Bruxelles after the Grand Place. Don't miss the statue of GodefroyAs much as the manneken-pis is what tourists come for, the town hall and the square are the main symbols of Brussels. The architecture is simply striking...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This palace looks beautiful from the outside and is easy to get to from Brussels Central station, just a 10 minute walk. It is also just across the road from a lovely park that is worth taking a short walk in but I was disappointed...More

Thank MamaK186487
Reviewed 6 September 2017

At first it seems this square does not have a lot to offer a tourist, other than being surrounded by museums. However on further investigation, there is historic value to be had. The most prominent building of the square the church of St Jaques, held...More

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I visited Place Royale in the month of May and was not aware that it is closed during that period of time so didnot get chance to enter the Place Royale orelse the palace if open for Public in the month of July-September and can...More

4  Thank webdhawal
Reviewed 21 July 2017

A great Place full of so many nice and important buildings, most of them are some museums. Going little down towards MIM (Music Instruments Museum) there is such a nice view over the old city.

Thank Nicodraga
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Just walking around we walked through this area. First l didnt know it was the place royale. Just a lot of big buildings gathered together. Now l know its a l know its the place royale.

Thank monkeychi80
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

When I first saw the square I was stunned - to be fair I also didn't know I was standing on the Place Royale. The buildings are impressive and there are lots of museums like the Magritte museum, MIM, Coudenberg, Belvue etc. A must see...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The Place Royal is a busy ,noisy place.the building itself is ok but nothing extraordinary....It actually looks like it need a good clean......it seems stuck there and doesn't have a real presence of its own....it has traffic running passed it and there is nothing that...More

Thank Mathew M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

You visit this place only if you want to many museums around. The square has a nice architecture around, Royal Palace and lots of good museums, but that's it.

Thank Aida G
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful building for picture opt This building is rather nice but not as grand as the grand place. the large pillars reminded me of acroplis im Athens. still its a building that stands out.

Thank Coryy20
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