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Antwerp by Day: Areas

Historic Centre
Grote Markt 1, 2000 Antwerpen

The historic centre district is where you will find the best of our old buildings! It will take you back on time! The Grote Markt itself, with the Town Hall, as well the Cathedral of Our Lady and The Plantin-Moretus Museum is a must-see!

  • Walking dist: 16 min
Theatre District
Place type: art
Lange Gasthuisstraat 19, 2000 Antwerpen

Fashion, art, design! This is definitely the most creative of the districts!

  • Walking dist: 15 min
University District
Place type: university
Ossenmarkt, 2000 Antwerpen

Antwerp is also a student city! The University of Antwerp and many other institutions sum 400,000 full time students! Maybe you are here for your studies, so your starting point is the Ossenmarkt, where you can find the best bars for after class, as well the historical buildings of UAntwerpen!

  • Walking dist: 2 min
Het Eilandje
Place type: A little island in antwerp?
Aker Brygge

Het Eilandje means "The Little Island", region where it used to be Antwerp's port, back in the day. It has the same port vibe, with an industrial look, but is also home for three great attrachtions: MAS, the Red Star Line Museum, and the Port House.

  • Walking dist: 24 min
Het Zuid
Place type: The south of antwerp
Leuvenstraat 32, 2000 Antwerpen

The south of Antwerp is where the artistic heart of the city is. Not only remarkable musems, like the Museum of Contemporary Art (Muhka) and the Royal Museum of Fine Arts (KMSK), the region also hosts great night life, and diverse cafés and restaurants.

  • Walking dist: 32 min