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Place du Grand Sablon

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  • Place du Grand Sablon, Brussels, Belgium

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Published 09/09/2015

Fodor's Review

Once nothing more than a sandy hill, "Sand Square" is now an elegant place, surrounded by numerous restaurants, cafés, and antiques shops, some in intriguing alleys and arcades. Every weekend morning a lively antiques market (Saturday 9–5, Sunday 9–2) takes over the upper end of the square. It isn't for bargain hunters, though. For a little tranquillity, pop into the beautiful Notre Dame du Sablon church or across the street to the lovely little Place du Petit Sablon garden.

Sight Information


Intersection of rue de Rollebeek, rue Lebeau, rue de la Paille, rue Ste-Anne, rue Boedenbroeck, rue des Sablons, petite rue des Minimes, rue des Minimes, and rue Joseph Stevens, Brussels, B1000, Belgium

Published 09/09/2015


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