How to get to Bruges

By plane You can fly either to the international airport of Charleroi and the Bruxelles International Airport of Zaventem, Both airports offer good connections with the railway station of Bruxelles, ...

How to move around Bruges

By bus Bruges has a good bus network, and bus is certainly the best way to move in town. Almost all buses terminate at the railway station, at the bus stop next to the information office of bus compa...

The Markt of Bruges

The Markt of Bruges The Markt is the main square of Bruges, where the markethas been held ever since the X century. The square is surrounded by medieval buildings, of which the oldest, belonging to H...

The Burg and the Stadhuis of Bruges

The Burg and the Stadhuis of Bruges Not far from the Markt lies another beautiful square, the Burg, on the exact place where the original fortress stood, around which developed the first nucleus of B...

Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk

Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk The construction of the Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk, the Church of Our Lady, began in 1220, but was terminated only 200 years later, as the mix of different architectural styles prove...

Gruuthuse Museum

Gruuthuse Museum Close to the Dijver channel you can admire the Gruuthuse Museum. The museum lies inside a big medieval palace, once residence of the merchant Gruuthuse, who was charged with the coll...

Groeninge Museum

Groeninge Museum The Groeninge Museum,(Museum of Fine Arts), built between 1929 and 1930, keeps some of the most important and ancient works by Flemish and Dutch artists, the likes of Jan van Eyck, H...

Kantcentrum and Kruispoort

The Northern area: Kantcentrum and Kruispoort Not far from the Old Town, in the north-east area of Bruges lies the beautiful old district of Kantcentrum, which was the district of craftsmen and lace ...