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Leopold II had this unusual rail station built as a neo-Baroque monument to the railway age in 1905.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Koningin Astridplein 27, Antwerp 2018, Belgium
+32 2 528 28 28
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 November 2010

I once visited Antwerpen Centraal with a railway guide. He took us behind the scenes, on the 70 meters high skywalk in the big train arrival hall. I (and most other commuters who come here regularly) didn't even know you could walk there high above...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2011

Be very careful if someone tell you that there is bird dropping on your clothes.... My dad and I were sitting on the bench in Antwerpen Centraal train station, waiting for my mom and sister. The guy sitting next to us told me that there...More

3  Thank RestaurantCity
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The train station is a tourist attraction by itself. Beautiful architecture and glass and it was the prettiest train station in Belgium and that is saying a lot!

Thank MetOnBeach
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is by far the heart of the city I would strongly recommend you to stay and visit this place it is a very good experience

Thank sharjeelcool
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cold inside but it is amazing to spend few minutes visiting it. The roof and the sides is in good shape to see the history behind it.

Thank Yas T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen a lot of train stations but this one is truly the most stunning and amazing train station I have ever seen. It is like time travelling back into the "good old times"....what a place

Thank Cruisenele
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think Central Train Station in Antwerp is the most beautiful train station that I have ever been to. It was named the "Most Beautiful Train Station in the World" a few years back and I can see why. It looks more like a Cathedral!!!...More

Thank KathyK835
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily the most beautiful train station I have ever been lucky enough to see and I've seen a few, it was one of the highlights of a wet day in Antwerp, be sure to see for yourself!

Thank nkybootoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Antwerpen was our pit stop, sleepover on the road trip trough the Belgium and besides diamonds, port and museum we didn’t know much about it’s “attractions”. Unfortunately our hotel was literally across the street and glorious morning view from the hotel room in the morning,...More

Thank Jure S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The nicest station I saw in my life, many levels. But too many people for only one automatic stairs going up( considering the number steps it would be nice to have one more)

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is certainly worth a visit. Beautiful ornate station on three levels. You would need approximately 30 minutes to view and take photos.

Thank LBSterling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit Antwerp, you have to visit Antwerp Central Station. It’s the most beautiful station in the world.

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Jasmin S
31 March 2018|
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Response from rbreslawski | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you head up De Keyserlei from the front of the train station there is a cafe on the right hand side. Also at the very far end of the train station just outside to the left there is a quaint place right next to the... More
3 January 2018|
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Response from NickyR578 | Reviewed this property |
All trains leaving at brussels airport going south stop at brussels midi. Brussels airport station is outside brussels. In brussels city you have three major trainstations In the north: brussels noord/nord In the... More
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Response from ArthurR1955 | Reviewed this property |
Avis and Europcar stations are a ( min walk from the station. Eurocar also has a station in the Central Station. In the next é years it will be very difficult to get there as te main central road will be interrupted. However... More