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The Middelheim Open Air Sculpture Museum has works by contemporary and modern sculptors spread over 30 acres of greenery..
The Middelheim Open Air Sculpture Museum has works by contemporary and modern sculptors spread over 30 acres of greenery.
ECK is a gallery for contemporary visual arts
The Museum Ridder Smidt van Gelder houses the decorative art collection of Peter Smidt van Gelder (1878-1956) at his Beaux-Arts residence
Antwerp's famous Diamantkwartier or Diamond District lies to the south and southwest of the central station, along Pelikaanstraat
The Jewish Quarter in Antwerp is often referred to as a Shtetl (Yiddish for village or small town) due to the high population of about 15000 Jews, several of them being Orthodox and Hasidic
The Zurenborg neighborhood in south-east Antwerp has strikingly beautiful Art Nouveau and fin-de-siècle town houses from the turn of the 19th century
The Begijnhof (Beguinage) was a monastery for beguines - women who lived like nuns without taking their vows
Bourla Theatre is a 19th century neo-classicist theatre building designed by architect Pierre Bourla
Counted among the most beautiful railway stations in the world, the Antwerp Central Station is definitely worth visiting even if you are not arriving or leaving by train
Meir is Antwerp's foremost shopping destination, lined with patrician Rococo buildings housing fashion boutiques and clothing retailers
Rubenshuis on the Wapper was the home and studio of acclaimed artist Peter Paul Rubens where he stayed from 1610 till his death in 1640