Grand-Place

At the centre of this irregularly shaped square stands the statue of Dirk Martens(born in Aalst) who introduced printing to Flanders in 1473. There are many fine old houses, including the Aldermen's House, Amsterdam Stock Exchange and Town Hall.

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Maison des Echevins
Maison des Echevins
This 15C building is thought to be the
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Amsterdam Stock Exchange
Amsterdam Stock Exchange
The 17C arcaded Amsterdam Stock Exchange
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Town Hall
Town Hall
The present 19C neo-Classical building
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Collégiale St-Martin
Collégiale St-Martin
This Brabant late-Gothic sandstone
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Ancien hôpital
Ancien hôpital
The old hospital buildings surround an
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Maison des Echevins
Maison des Echevins
This 15C building is thought to be the
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Amsterdam Stock Exchange
Amsterdam Stock Exchange
The 17C arcaded Amsterdam Stock Exchange
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Town Hall
Town Hall
The present 19C neo-Classical building
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See all