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Law Courts

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Law Courts

Law Courts

Law Courts

Law Courts

This building has been in use for more than 160 years.
To solve the problem of the permanent lack of space in this neo-classical building, a modern building for the law courts was erected on the edge of the city.
Today the old law courts are still used by the Assize Court and the Court of Appeal. This is the spot where many shopping trips at Veldstraat begin and end.

Contact

Justitiepaleis

Koophandelsplein
9000 Gent
Op het stadsplan: C4

Publicatie

Visitor’s guide Ghent

Visitor’s guide Ghent

1,000 years against the current

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