Old Fish Market
In the neighbourhood
Ghent has something from every period of history and that also applies to the STAM - Ghent City museum: the 14th-century abbey, the 17th-century monastery and the new 21st-century development together form the Ghent City museum.
This impressive cast-iron cannon weighs 12,500 kg and is known in popular parlance as the "dulle griet" (evil woman).
Despite the name and its grim appearance, the devil has never resided in this 13th-century fortress.