Old Fish Market
In the neighbourhood
In his 1767 building application, the German Count Emmanuel Ignace d'Hane asked for permission to rebuild the front of his house, located in the Veldstraat.
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.
In 1488, Maximilian of Austria took advantage of a weak point in Ghent’s defences to seize the city.