Laeken or Laken is a residential suburb in north-west in Belgium. It belongs to the municipality of the and is mostly identified by the Belgian postal code : B-1020. Prior to 1921 it was a separate municipality.
Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is a neo-Gothic Roman Catholic church in Laeken, . Photo: Grentidez, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
is a miniature park located in Bruparck, at the foot of the , in , . is situated 1½ km northwest of Laken. Photo: Gellerj, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The in is the city's oldest cemetery still in function and resting place of the Belgian Royal Family. Photo: Ben2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
is one of the metro stations on line 6 of the Brussels Metro. Photo: Edison McCullen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

The is northern most district, and its most leisure centered district. Photo: matthewblack, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is situated 1½ km northwest of Laken. Photo: Gellerj, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the of . is situated 2 km southwest of Laken. Photo: ProsperS, Public domain.


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