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Muntplein is the street artists' corner in Antwerp, with walls splashed with colorful, everchanging graffiti..
Muntplein is the street artists' corner in Antwerp, with walls splashed with colorful, everchanging graffiti.
The Plantin Moretus Museum is one of the best printing museums in the world, and the only surviving printing workshop and publishing house in the world dating back to the Renaissance and Baroque periods
ModeMuseum is the fashion museum of Antwerp
De Ruien are former waterways around Antwerp, originally dug out in the 11th century as protective moats but later used for water supply, commercial activity and then as open sewers
The Vlaeykensgang is a hidden medieval street near the Cathedral connecting Hoogstraat, Oude Koornmarkt and Pelgrimsstraat
The Zuiderpershuis is a Flemish Renaissance style building that functions as a cultural centre today, but was once a hydraulic power station with energy ports for powering cranes, bridges and locks
Het Steen is a small medieval castle on the banks of the river Schelde that was originally used to control access to the river and protect against Viking raids as a fort
Closed for renovation till 2017
Grote Market or Great Market Square in the old quarter is the historical centre of town, surrounded by typical medieval guildhalls that are common in most Flemish historical towns