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"The Famous Boy" Manneken Pis Tip by viddra

Manneken Pis, Brussels: 168 reviews and 228 photos

  Manneken Pis
by viddra
 
  • Manneken Pis - Brussels
      Manneken Pis
    by viddra
  • The Famous Boy - Brussels
 

This is probably the most famous citizen of Brussels.

According to a legend, the boy was the only son of a rich bourgeois, who lost him in the crowd during popular festivities. After 5 days he found the boy, doing what he's still doing.

The bronze statue was made in 1619.

Address: Corner of Rue de l' Etuve and Rue du Chêne
Directions: At Rue du Lombard
Phone: +32 479 27 29 29
Website: http://www.manneken-pis.be/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 3, 2005
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