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Coudenberg (Former Palace of Brussels)

Found at the southern end of the Parc de Bruxelles, Coudenberg marks the site of the original palace of the Belgian Royal Family, which was destroyed to make way for the present Palais Royal. In the 12th century a small, fortified castle stood on Coudenberg Hill, and this was gradually extended and reworked by successive monarchs until it reputedly became one of the most beautiful palaces in Europe and the main residence of King Charles V.

In 1731 this imposing palace was destroyed by fire but it was not until 40 years later that its ruins were pulled down and the site flattened in preparation for the building of today’s stately Palais Royal. The cellars and chapel of the original palace can now be viewed underground as they stretch far underneath the present-day Rue Royale. Once open to the elements, the forgotten medieval cobbled Rue Isabelle is now below the Place Royale.

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Bryssel Mysteries and Legends Half-Day Walking Tour

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Unravel de komplicerade mysterierna och gåtfulla hemligheterna i Bryssel på en 4-timmars turné. Ledsagd av din expertguide, lära dig om de ...  Mer information

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Brussels Card är din inträdesbiljett till mer än 30 olika museer i Bryssel. Från choklad till serier och från Magritte till musik – ...  Mer information

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