Top tourist attractions in Brussels


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Some popular tourist attractions in Brussels, Belgium include:​

  • The Grand Place: The central square of Brussels, known for its ornate buildings and the daily flower market.
  • The Manneken Pis: A small bronze statue of a little boy peeing, it is one of the most famous landmarks in Brussels.
  • The Atomium: A futuristic building representing an iron crystal magnified 165 billion times, it offers panoramic views of the city from the observation deck.
  • The Royal Palace of Brussels: The official residence of the King and Queen of Belgium, which is open to the public during the summer months.
  • The Brussels Museum of Fine Arts: The city's largest art museum, featuring works by Belgian and international artists.
  • The St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral: A gothic cathedral dating back to the 13th century, it is the main church of Brussels.
  • The Mont des Arts: A hilltop park offering views of the city, it is home to several museums such as the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium.
  • The Magritte Museum: A museum dedicated to the Belgian Surrealist artist Rene Magritte, featuring a large collection of his works.
  • The European Union institutions: Visitors can take a tour of the headquarters of the European Union, including the European Commission and the European Parliament.
  • The Mini-Europe: a miniature park, where you can see the most famous buildings and landmarks of the European Union in a small scale.

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