What are the things to do when you have one day or a weekend in Antwerp city? Here we compiled a list of top 10 attractions in Antwerp.
Antwerp City Hall is not a replica, as many houses on the Grote Markt - it's the original renaissance building. Only 10 years after completion it was burned to the ground in 1576 during the Spanish Fury. It was rebuilt three years later.
Antwerp Central Station is the most famous Antwerp building and is often referred to as the Rail Road Cathedral of Antwerp. When you arrive in Antwerp by train, you’ve already done one of the main top 10 attractions in the city.
Organized Antwerp tours are a great way to get to know Antwerpen - especially if you don't have the time to plan all the details yourself.
Churches are prime example of the building style in the Middle Ages - and many towers still dominate the skylines of Belgian cities.
TIP: Get the Antwerp City Card (previously the Antwerp Museum Card) gives you free access to all the museums and churches in Antwerp for 48 hours.