Grote Markt (Market Square)

One of the oldes squares in town; the Grote Markt. The square used to be the trade square centuries ago. You will find several characteristic buildings (like the ‘Waagh’ building and the oldest cafe in the city, ‘Café de Blauwe hand’ (the blue hand) that referrse to the blue ink that the workers of the linnenmarket had on their hands.

Twice a week you will find the market here (Saturday and Monday) and you will also find several access to the Stevens Church and the Hezelstraat.