Tour noire

by Vincent
la tour Noire BRUXELLES

La tour noire or in English the black tower located right behind the St. Catherine Church is one of the few remnants of the old town wall that was demolished in the 16th Century. The tower was saved from demolition simply because it could be used as a storage facility and nowadays houses a little museum devoted to the old port of Brussels.

You may also like

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.