The Heysel is northern most district, and its most leisure centered district. The Atomium is its most famous attraction, but the district has a lot more opportunities for activities and interesting sights to offer.

Landmarks in the Area

The King Baudouin Stadium is a sports ground in north-west Brussels, .

Jette railway station is a railway station in the municipality of in Brussels, opened in 1892.

René Magritte Museum is a museum at Rue Esseghem in , a municipality in Brussels, , devoted to the Belgian surrealist painter .

Mini-Europe is a miniature park located in Bruparck, at the foot of the Atomium, in Brussels, .

Localities in the Area

Jette is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the Brussels-Capital Region of .

Laeken or Laken is a residential suburb in north-west Brussels in Belgium.

Ganshoren is one of the 19 municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region.

Koekelberg is one of the nineteen municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region in .

Molenbeek-Saint-Jean or Sint-Jans-Molenbeek, often simply called Molenbeek, is one of 19 municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region.


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