St Peter's Abbey
In the neighbourhood
When you enter the splendid indoor garden of this former place of worship, it seems as if you have left the city.
Ghent has something from every period of history and that also applies to the STAM - Ghent City museum: the 14th-century abbey, the 17th-century monastery and the new 21st-century development together form the Ghent City museum.
A museum in Belgium’s oldest psychiatric hospital, built in 1857: you’d be crazy not to pay it a visit.