Brussels in history and legends

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Follow your guide-contort in the stories of different Brussels stories and legends


  • The legend of tserclaes
  • the monument to the glory of the pigeon
  • the vaartkapoen
  • the eraper of the rue des Pierres


Brussels legends have been transmitted until today. True, possible or wrong, they are nevertheless anchored in the history of the city. We will bring you into the city and its history through the door of its urban and anecdotes that have been told there for centuries. Between the emblematic large place, starting point for the visit, and less frequented places such as the canal, Molenbeek and Sainctelette, follow the thread of several stories, true or invented, which have crossed the imaginary of the Bruxellois over the ages . During this walk, you will discover among others: - The statue of T’Serclaes; - the cylinder head of judge Herkendael; - The earthenware of rue des Pierres -The little cremary of Saint-Nicolas - Uilenspiegel legend - The story of the sea dog - rue du Cygne; - the monument to the glory of pigeons; - the vaartkapoen; - and other stories and anecdotes ...


Guided tour in French

Important Information

  • About 2 km Walk. This tour will take place Rain or Shine.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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