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Visit to Mechelen

This gate which dates back to the 13th century is a real landmark in the city of Mechelen. On... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
FLORIDA F
,
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Just another old site

Not exactly sure what's there to see in that. It's like ticking on your list another old site... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Avgj
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Very good54%
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8 Dec 2017
“Visit to Mechelen”
21 Apr 2017
“Just another old site”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Mechelen, Belgium
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

This gate which dates back to the 13th century is a real landmark in the city of Mechelen. On closer look it is actually a very interesting structure and adds to the history of this very interesting and lively city. I have lived in the...More

Thank FLORIDA F
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Not exactly sure what's there to see in that. It's like ticking on your list another old site. There is nothing except an old gate in the middle of a crossing.

Thank Avgj
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

The old gate with two towers is theentrance to the old pictureque town of Mechelen. It is very impressive an reminds to the "Holsten-Tor" in the city of Luebeck/Germany.

Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

The Brusselpoort ( Brussels Gate) is the only still standing old Gate of Mechelen. The building is imposing, easy to find but cannot be visited as far as I know.

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Inside there is a nice museum. If you visit mechelen it's something worth the while. Takes aboit one hour .

Thank Paul V
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