Discover why Bruges is so proud of its stature as a World Heritage city.
Modern architecture sits comfortably alongside impressive monuments and grand townhouses in the city.
Discover the intriguing stories hidden behind the stone gables of Bruges’ religious heritage.
The historic city of Bruges is bursting with heritage, including many contemporary architectural gems and modern monuments which are part of the city’s patrimony.
Imagine a world heritage site with great plans for the future
Bruges is proud of its world heritage status and its remarkable history, but that doesn’t mean the city is stuck in the past. On the contrary – as well as being rich in historical heritage, Bruges is a contemporary city with bold plans for the future. With its ground-breaking architecture, well-planned urban renewal and unique art experiences, Bruges has been buzzing with activity for hundreds of years – and that’s still very much the case today!