Manneken Pis is seen as a symbol of French and Dutch cohabitation in Brussels.
Charles Picqu has since 2004 been Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region.
The medieval Grand Place
The Universit Libre de Bruxelles
1555 map of the city
Brussels is known for its local waffle (pictured) and chocolate.
Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat is one of the city's main streets
The Atomium in Heysel Park
Average monthly climate for Brussels
Airports in or near Brussels
Frequently Asked Questions
What are some popular places to visit in Brussels?
Tourist attractions include:
- King Baudouin Stadium
- European Commission
- European Defence Agency
- Flemish Parliament
- European Parliament
What famous people were born in Brussels?
Famous people born in Brussels include:
- Audrey Hepburn
- Victor Serge
- Leopold II of Belgium
- Marcel Broodthaers
- Victor-Charles Mahillon
What time zone is Brussels in?
Central European Summer Time is the standard time zone for Brussels.