Castle of Gerald the Devil
Geeraard de Duivelsteen
In the neighbourhood
Opposite St Nicholas’ Church, on the other side of the street, is the original 16th-century Masons’ Guild Hall.
This impressive cast-iron cannon weighs 12,500 kg and is known in popular parlance as the "dulle griet" (evil woman).
The home of the Augustines was founded in 1296 when the Bishop of Tournai gave these preachers...