place Ste-Pharaïlde

This square, once used for executions, is lined with old houses and the St Lawrence Hospice(façade from 1564). The old Baroque Fish Market has finely-carved high-reliefs depicting Neptune, the River Lys and River Escaut.

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Castle of the Counts of Ghent Castle of the Counts of Ghent
Castle of the Counts of Ghent
This castle was built by Philip of
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Ghent Vegetable Market (Groentemarkt)
Ghent Vegetable Market (Groentemarkt)
Note the Great Butcher's Shop (1404),
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Quai de la Grue Quai de la Grue
Quai de la Grue
This quay has fine old houses,
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Musée des Arts décoratifs et du Design Musée des Arts décoratifs et du Design
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This museum displays the changes in
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Patershol Patershol
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Patershol has small craftsmen's houses
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House of Alijn House of Alijn
House of Alijn
The House of Alijn is housed in the
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Castle of the Counts of Ghent Castle of the Counts of Ghent
Castle of the Counts of Ghent
This castle was built by Philip of
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Ghent Vegetable Market (Groentemarkt)
Ghent Vegetable Market (Groentemarkt)
Note the Great Butcher's Shop (1404),
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Quai de la Grue Quai de la Grue
Quai de la Grue
This quay has fine old houses,
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