Also referred to as Unity in Peace, this sculpture symbolises peace through European integration, while at the same time aiming to demonstrate the motto of the European Union (EU), United in Diversity. It is located in the garden of Convent Van Maerlant (the library of the European Commission) Van Maerlant street, in the European Quarter of Brussels.
1000 Brussels, Belgium
Statue of Europe and Nearby Attractions on Map
Manneken Pis(1.7 km)
Just a short walk from the Grand Place-Grote Markt is the Manneken Pis, a small bronze statue thought to represent the 'irreverent spirit' of Brussels.
Grand Place(1.5 km)
The Grand Place or Grote Markt is the iconic square of Brussels, surrounded by the Town Hall and a range of beautiful 300 year old buildings.
Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula(1.2 km)
National church of Belgium where royal weddings and funerals take place.
La Cambre Abbey(2.5 km)
The Abbey of La Cambre is a medieval Cistercian abbey founded in 1201, and subsequently rebuilt over the centuries, mostly in the 18th century.
The Coudenberg Hill is an archaeological site with the remnants of a grand fortified palace from the 12th century.
Josaphat Park(2.6 km)
Great Synagogue of Europe(1.3 km)
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