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Laarne Castle

Eekhoekstraat 5 | Laarne, Ghent 9270, Belgium
+32 9 230 91 55
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Make a nice walk around the castle.

Ancient historical castle build to protect Gent. Witches still spook around as they were burned in... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
patrickvermassen
,
Laarne, Belgium
A beautifull castle hidden in a green environment.

This beautifull mediëval castle is built starting in the 12th century. It was totally renewed and... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
dirkmarield
,
Laarne, Belgium
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
24 Jul 2017
“Make a nice walk around the castle.”
12 Jul 2017
“A beautifull castle hidden in a green environment.”
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Eekhoekstraat 5 | Laarne, Ghent 9270, Belgium
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+32 9 230 91 55
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Ancient historical castle build to protect Gent. Witches still spook around as they were burned in and around the castle. Unfortunately the castle itself is hardly open. There is a large silver collection that can be visited.

Thank patrickvermassen
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This beautifull mediëval castle is built starting in the 12th century. It was totally renewed and made twice as big in the 18th century. The world-famous silver collection is one of the greatest in the world. With a group you can visit the castle almost...More

2  Thank dirkmarield
Reviewed 11 December 2015

worth visiting but find out when and at what times the Casle is open, it is famous for it's silver collection i lived in Laarne and visited the castle on occasions . .

Thank gentenaar2013
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Drove out to Laarne today to tour the castle. Short drive outside the city and a cute village. Unfortunately, the castle is only open on Sunday's at 15:00 May - September and Thursday's at 15:00 July- August. Did get some nice pictures of the outside...More

1  Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 17 June 2014

unique castle surrounded by water and with a beautiful collection, situated in the centre of the village and connected to the church with a long straight street. Take time to look inside.

3  Thank dierik
Reviewed 6 January 2013

the outside of the castle is worth looking at - but i did not go inside because of the partial not opened rooms - if you can't see the whole don't look at all

2  Thank jean-pierre v
Reviewed 9 May 2012

This castle has only one disadvantage. It's not in the center of Ghent. If it was, visitors would see and feel immediately the difference between the romantic reinterpretation of a nearly gone and totally transformed Gravensteen and this Castle, that has kept its function during...More

5  Thank Roonald0
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