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Another quirky square

Namur seems to be a myriad of squares and little side streets running off from the more modern... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
via mobile
Nice spot

Medium size square but still manage to give a feeling of space. The seeing itself is quickly done... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Namur, Belgium
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20 Jun 2018
“Must find this place”
17 May 2018
“Great huge square”
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Namur 5000, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We past this area accedently. It is nice and interesting. Very beautiful. There are a lot of intetesting places around

Thank Aliona M
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We came across this large square by accident and was intrigued with the unusual statue of these two human figures and the two snails one inside the case and one on a roap outside the cage. The farmers bring their produce into here on weekends...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Namur seems to be a myriad of squares and little side streets running off from the more modern shopping centre. This square in front of. rather impressive building, is the home to some unusual bronzes, one of which is a snail!

Thank WalesJennie
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Medium size square but still manage to give a feeling of space. The seeing itself is quickly done but goes well with a visit of the city. During winter, it is where the Christmas Market takes place. The occasion gives a very good atmosphere.

Thank GalavantingPhilosoph
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Usual European town square but attractive and has some nice bars and cafes. Whole town is pretty and worth a visit.

Thank Welovesunandsnow
Reviewed 19 August 2016

it is a nice Square with some nice history, well visited during festivals, Fête de la Wallonie in September...

Thank Jorge D
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The Place d'Armes in front of an impressive public building has this odd bronze sculptures of a large snail, a snail in a cage and two odd looking characters, but try and find out what it's all about and you'll be as confused as I...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The more I travel around Belgium the more I come to appreciate the subtle, slightly self-depreciating, and definitely warped Belgian sense of humour. A perfect example is this interesting sculpture in Namur's Place d'Armes. It was created by the Belgian artist Suzanne Godard based on...More

2  Thank John G
Reviewed 1 December 2015

It is situated just in the middle of the town. It is near the main commercial area and right next to some really good restaurants. It has free WiFi and sometimes cute concerts happen to be going on there.

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We’d walked through this square several times during our outing in Namur and noticed the statues and fountains, all seemingly somewhat run-down with the "triste charme" of Belgian towns. Later at home I learned that two cartoon-figure-looking statues at one end of the square were...More

1  Thank GermanJody
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