Monastery of the Carmelite Fathers
In the neighbourhood
Yet more flora and fauna on the other side of the Citadelpark.
Numerous renowned painters, sculptors and writers went to their final resting place on this 19 metre-high burial mound.
This may surprise many locals, but the city boasts a beautiful nature reserve: Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen is a 230-hectare flood area that provides a vital migratory winter habitat for hundreds of species of birds.