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New Law Courts

New Law Courts

New Law Courts

2007 saw the opening of the new, modern law courts designed by the architects Stéphane Beel and Lieven Achtergael. Around 600 people work in this 6-storey building with its eye-catching glass façade.


Nieuw gerechtsgebouw

Opgeëistenlaan 401A
9000 Gent
Stadsplan: B1


Sint-Pietersabdij Gent
The refectory wing of St Peter’s Abbey is authentically medieval.
Rabot Gent
In 1488, Maximilian of Austria took advantage of a weak point in Ghent’s defences to seize the city.
Sint-Jacobskerk Gent
The two towers still date from the Romanesque period but since then the church has undergone much devastation, expansion and renovation.