Marketplace

This pleasant squre is lined with many cafés and restaurants. Here you will see the Fountain of Tradition (1719) and the lovely 18C Town Hall, or La Violette, with its lovely rear façade. But the main monument on the square is the "Perron", the most famous of its type in Belgium. Initially an eblem of episcopal jurisdiction, the Perron became the symbol of communal freedom.

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Palace of the Prince-Bishops
Palace of the Prince-Bishops
This palace, built around 1000 by Bishop
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Museum of Walloon Life
Museum of Walloon Life
This museum is devoted to popular arts
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Impasse des Ursulines
Impasse des Ursulines
This street is named after the religious
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Place St-Lambert
Place St-Lambert
This square is the historical birthplace
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St Denis' Church of Liège
St Denis' Church of Liège
This church is in the heart of the
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Church of the Holy Cross
Church of the Holy Cross
With three naves of equal height, this
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Palace of the Prince-Bishops
Palace of the Prince-Bishops
This palace, built around 1000 by Bishop
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Impasse des Ursulines
Impasse des Ursulines
This street is named after the religious
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Place St-Lambert
Place St-Lambert
This square is the historical birthplace
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