KAA Gent football stadium
In the neighbourhood
To solve the permanent lack of space, a modern building for the law courts was built on the edge of the city.
Today the 15th-century Toreken, at that time the guild hall of the tanners, is home to the Poetry Centre.
You are on historic ground here. In the 7th century, Amandus van Gent founded St Bavo’s Abbey here in an attempt to convert the inhabitants of this city of Ganda.