"Namen - Beurs en Belford" Belgium Things to Do Tip by speed4turtles

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  Beurs en Belfrey
by speed4turtles

The Meat Hall, one of the most impressive monuments of Namur is situated directly on the bank of the river Sambre. The 'Halle al'chair' (meat hall) is the seat of one of the most important archeological museums of Wallonia. The building rests on a foundation of limestone. The materials used for the construction of the meat hall between 1588 and 1590 were brick and blue stone. Nearby, on the 'Place des Armes .

the old St James tower from 1385 watches over the city as Namur's belfry tower.


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  • Updated Aug 14, 2003
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