Some of the most significant Art Nouveau buildings in the city are located in Saint-Gilles. Many facades are decorated with wrought-ironwork, stained-glass windows, sgraffiti and ornamental woodwork, boosting both the attractiveness of the houses and the social standing of the house-owners. Architects including Ernest Blérot, Paul Hamesse, Armand Van Waesberghe and Paul Hankar embarked on a frenzy of creativity as they competed for clients.
Guided Tour Themes : Art Nouveau, Art Déco
Duration : 2.30 hours
Language Spoken : Dutch - English - French - German - Italian - Spanish
Indicative price for a group of maximum 25 people
Additional information : Reduced price (€180) for schools, socio-cultural associations, and families. This tour is also available in a one hour and a half format, from €150.