Castle of Gerald the Devil
Geeraard de Duivelsteen
In the neighbourhood
A trove of art treasures: 22 altars, a Rococo pulpit in marble and oak and of course the exquisite highlight: "The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb" by the Van Eyck brothers.
Today the 15th-century Toreken, at that time the guild hall of the tanners, is home to the Poetry Centre.
The Great Butchers' Hall dates back to the 15th century, when meat halls were indoor market places with centralised sales to monitor the freshness and quality of the meat.