The Belfry of Bruges is a medieval bell tower in the centre of , . One of the city's most prominent symbols, the belfry formerly housed a treasury and the municipal archives, and served as an observation post for spotting fires and other dangers.
Photo: Pietervdvn, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: Steve Collis, CC BY 2.0. Photo: Steve Collis, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a postgraduate institute of European studies with its main campus in , , and a smaller campus in , Poland. is situated 270 metres south of Belfry. Photo: Le Fou, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a municipal museum in , , built on the site of the medieval Eekhout Abbey. is situated 350 metres south of Belfry. Photo: Le Fou, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a museum in , Belgium, which is devoted to the history of potatoes and the production of Belgian fries. is situated 320 metres north of Belfry. Photo: Zeisterre, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a picturesque city in , the northern part of . Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: Achim Raschka, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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