Monastery of the Carmelite Fathers
In the neighbourhood
More than 1000 plant species, a bee colony and live tarantulas in the Garden.
Originally a 14th-century castle, the restored Hof van Rijhove illustrates the development of seven centuries of domestic culture in an authentic Ghent mansion.
Numerous renowned painters, sculptors and writers went to their final resting place on this 19 metre-high burial mound.