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"'Het steen'." Het Steen - National Maritime Museum Tip by krisl

 
 

The castle was one of the earliest buildings in Antwerp constructed with stones and was probably built as a part of the fortification around the city in the 13th century. The Steen was used as a prison but nowadays the <U>National Navigation Museum</U> is housed here.

Address: Steenplein 1, 2000 Antwerpen
Directions: On the border of the river 'Schelde', near the old center.
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Phone: &#43; 32 (0)3-201 93 40
Website: http://www.visitantwerpen.be/detail/steen-castle-171272

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  • Written Aug 26, 2002
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