Discover the legendary past of the city of Antwerp!
Why is Antwerp called the city of giants? Why is the hand the symbol of the city? How did Antwerp come to be the richest city in the 16th century in Europe and what are the reasons for its decline?
For the answers to these questions and many more, come join our daily Legends of Antwerp Free Walking Tour! This tour starts every day at 11.30AM by the statue in front of the City Hall on the main square of Antwerp! On this tour, you’ll explore the historic centre with a local guide and get to know the history behind the rise and fall of Antwerp’s Golden Age, mixed in with some old legends that have been around for hundreds of years. We’ll also give you loads of discounts and tips on the ‘must do’s’ of today’s Antwerp, as well as a free beer in a local pub.