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Royal Palace (Palais Royal)

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Place des Palais, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed today via mobile

When coming to Brussels tou should pay a visit to the royal palace, it’s history. After it, take a walk around in the Parc de Bruxelles, just in front

Thank Filipe F
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arriving in Brussels we decided to walk to the Palace - just for a look from the outside - and then onto the gardens. When we arrived, so too was a display which we initially thought was a 'changing of the guard'- but was...More

1  Thank wwwt56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Belgian royals are like the British only they know how to abdicate to let the next generation take over and continue the work with the people. The palace isn’t always open (goes by seasons), shuts by 15:30 to new admissions & has so much...More

2  Thank D L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to see impressive architecture and sculpture. Admission is free. Avoid bringing a bag or have a very small one to expedite your journey through security. If your bag is too big, you will have to get into a very long line to check...More

2  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the most interesting or opulent palace that I have ever seen [a bit musty actually] but it was my niece's first ever palace and for her it was sufficiently grand and interesting. It was right near my hotel and the perfect activity for the...More

Thank Ellie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Palace is very nice. It is in the city center and in summer you can enter there for free (you have to check the timing as it normally closes early). The inside of the palace deserves also a visit as it is very...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow - pretty much sums up this experience, if for no other reason you see a lot and learn a lot, all for free. If you are visiting Brussels between the end of July and end of August, it really should be on your agenda....More

1  Thank Gwentoniantraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right in the middle of Brussels is the Royal Palace, which is magnificent outside as well as inside. Superb!

Thank glenuehlein
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right in the middle of town who would have thought there would be such a nice royal palace. And its free on top of all of it. Very cool.

Thank Azgators
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we first arrived at the entrance, our hearts sank because it said on the notice board that there was no wheelchair / stroller access and we had one. We thought we would queue anyway to see what could be done (entrance is free, but...More

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laura m
27 October 2016|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I'm not sure at that time of year but usually everything is open.
Donna-Lynn C
11 March 2016|
Response from Michel B | Reviewed this property |
Tous les ans : du 22 juillet au 15 septembre.