Nearby Attractions

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Bruges is called : 'the Venice of the North'. This splendid medieval city is one of Belgium's crown jewels. In no other European city the feel and the look of medieval times are so present as here in this city close to the North Sea

 

The White Queen

TV-SERIES

 

The prestigious BBC tv-series "The White Queen" was filmed in Bruges.

 

The serie tells the story of the war of the roses from the 15th century, caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England; The story focuses on  Elizabeth Woodville, The White Queen..

 

Bruges and the most important personalities involved in the real war of the roses have close ties.

The walk guide will show you some of the shooting locations and tell you about the historic connections between the house of York and Bruges.

 

 

Romantic Hotspots

 

  • Groenerei

  • Huidenvettersplein (Tanner Square)

  • Bruges' City Ramparts (Brugse Vesten)

  • Begijnhof (Beguinage)

  • Jan Van Eyckplein

  • Bonifaciusbridge (Bonifaciusbrug)

  • Minnewaterpark

  • Koningin Astridpark

  • Rozenhoedkaai

  • Gruuthuse binnenhof (Gruuthuse courtyard)

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Museums &

                 Places of Interest

 

  • Sint-Janshuismole

  • Fries Museum (Frietmuseum)

  • Arenthuis

  • Groeningmuseum

  • Historium

  • Lumina Domestica ( Lamp Musium)

  • Sint-Janshospitaal ( Sint John's Hospital)

  • Brouwerij De Halve Maan ( Brewery)

  • Belfort (Belfry)

  • Hof Bladelin ( Bladelin Court)

  • Arxheologiemuseum ( Archeological Museum)

  • Gezellemuseum

  • Liberty of Bruges

  • Onze-Lieve Vrouwekerk ( Our Lady Church)

  • City Hall (Stadhuis)

  • Dimond Museum

  • Choco-Story (Chocolate Museum)

  • Basilica of the Holy Blood

  • Bruges Beer Mesum

  • Lace Centre (Kantcentrum)

 

Around Bruges

CITIES

 

  • Bruges’ wet- and woodlands

  • Ypres & Flanders Fields

  • Gent (Ghent)

  • Antwerpen (Antwerp)

  • Mechelen

  • Leuven

  • Brussel (Brussels)

 

 

Sint-Jorisstraat 44

8000 Bruges, Belgium     +32 478 34 37 01

 

Liberty of Bruges