St Peter's Abbey
In the neighbourhood
Above the Ghent skyline towers the Old Belfry, lonely and grey, an iconic symbol of the past.
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.
The Van Eyck brothers painted this unique altarpiece in 1432. It is the highlight of the Flemish Primitives and a milestone in art history.