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Verhalen uit de ondergrond. Brugge in het jaar 1000.

Verhalen uit de ondergrond. Brugge in het jaar 1000.

The golden age of Bruges - the Venice of the North, the New York of the North Sea - was during the Late Middle Ages. But the city's great...
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Expo BODY WORLDS VITAL in Bruges: don't miss this MUST-SEE exhibition celebrating the versatility of the human body! This new BODY WORLDS...
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Markt en Belfort in Brugge

Top 12 sights in Bruges

Want to be sure you won't miss anything during your visit to Bruges? We've listed the top sights for you.

Discover the classics


Zwanen met Jan Van Eyckplein op de achtergrond

Inspiration and tips for your visit to Bruges

Where to start in all Bruges' splendour? Visit Bruges puts you on the right path with a healthy dose of inspiration and specific tips for your own visit.

Let our tips inspire you


Trein in station Brugge

Travelling to and in Bruges

A successful stay in Bruges starts with a smooth journey to get there. You also like to get about in the city hassle-free.



Bruges, UNESCO World Heritage City

Authentically medieval, valuable heritage and Flemish primitives. That's why UNESCO put Bruges on the World Heritage List. Read all about it.
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Sightseeing: Discover Bruges your way

Experience Bruges by boat on the canals, by a horse-drawn carriage through the city centre, by bike or from a hot air balloon? It's all possible. Discover it here.
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Wandelgids Oooh! Brugge

Walking guide Oooh! Bruges

With the ‘Oooh! Bruges’ walking guide, you can discover four attractive walking routes taking in familiar, as well as less well-known places.
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Visit Bruges Route App

Visit Bruges Route App

Explore the World Heritage City with this free app, full of surprising information, interactive content and exclusive discovery routes.
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Musea Brugge

Musea Brugge: 13 x awe-inspiring artworks

With 13 municipal museums, Bruges has a lot to offer for culture and art enthusiasts. Find out what's waiting to be discovered and explore it yourself.
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Cactusfestival Brugge

Bruges is buzzing this summer

Bruges ready for festival season –  Curious about what's on offer?
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Visit Bruges Convention Bureau

Organise your meeting, incentive or conference in Bruges