In the neighbourhood
You are on historic ground here. In the 7th century, Amandus van Gent founded St Bavo’s Abbey here in an attempt to convert the inhabitants of this city of Ganda.
In 1488, Maximilian of Austria took advantage of a weak point in Ghent’s defences to seize the city.
The strength and the charm of the MSK is the variety of its collection and the way it is presented: never before have...