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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Château des Comtes de Flandre
Château des Comtes de Flandre
This castle was built by Philip of
90 minutes
Marché aux Légumes
Marché aux Légumes
Note the Great Butcher's Shop (1404),
15 minutes
Quai de la Grue
Quai de la Grue
This quay has fine old houses,
15 minutes
Musée des Arts décoratifs et du Design
Musée des Arts décoratifs et du Design
This museum displays the changes in
90 minutes
Patershol
Patershol
Patershol has small craftsmen's houses
60 minutes
House of Alijn
House of Alijn
The museum is housed in the Alijn
90 minutes
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Château des Comtes de Flandre
Château des Comtes de Flandre
This castle was built by Philip of
90 minutes
Marché aux Légumes
Marché aux Légumes
Note the Great Butcher's Shop (1404),
15 minutes
Quai de la Grue
Quai de la Grue
This quay has fine old houses,
15 minutes
See all