Brabofontein

This fountain was built in 1887, the work of ironmonger Jef Lambeaux. It memorialises the gesture of the legendary Silvius Brabo, a Roman warrior who cut off the hand of the giant Druon Antigon, a pirate on the Escaut. The water from the fountain runs directly onto the paving stones.

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Grote Markt
Grote Markt
This irregularly shaped square is
15 minutes
Hôtel de ville
Hôtel de ville
The Town Hall was built by Cornelis
15 minutes
Around the Grand Place and Cathedral
Around the Grand Place and Cathedral
This district, scattered with little
120 minutes
Gildekamersstraat
Gildekamersstraat
Guildhouse Street is a narrow and pretty
15 minutes
Handschoenmarkt
Handschoenmarkt
This triangular open space stands
15 minutes
Vlaaikensgang
Vlaaikensgang
You can get to Vlaaikensgang via a porch
15 minutes
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Grote Markt
Grote Markt
This irregularly shaped square is
15 minutes
Hôtel de ville
Hôtel de ville
The Town Hall was built by Cornelis
15 minutes
Around the Grand Place and Cathedral
Around the Grand Place and Cathedral
This district, scattered with little
120 minutes
See all