University Library of Louvain

This library was built in 1927, near the M - Museum Leuven, after the destruction of the original one (1914). It is a huge neo-Gothic building with a tower imitating the Seville Giralda's. After a fire in 1940, the tower was restored.

Useful information

Address : 

Monseigneur Ladeuzeplein 21, 3000 Leuven

Opening hours

tour: 10am-5pm; Tue and Thu 1pm-5pm - €7

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