Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse
What’s special about the Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse
Brussels Stock Exchange (BSE) was founded in Brussels, Belgium, by decree of Napoleon in 1801. Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse has an impressive architecture and had numerous skilled sculptors to work on the interiors.
The neo classical building decorative elements is one of the Brussels beautiful monuments. The Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse as they refer is the Belgium financial world for over 200 years.
Why visit Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse
Brussels Stock Exchange (BSE) does not have a distinct name, though it is usually called simply the Bourse/Beurs. The huge impressive building is situated near to the some of the top attractions with lots of shopping, restaurants and cafe’s.
Brussels Stock Exchange is located after the Grand Place, the most famous square in Brussels. The Brussels Stock Exchange is only foots away from Grand Place, just 5 minutes walk. You can also view the Grand Place from the Brussels Stock Exchange as its so near by.This monumental building near the Grand Place would be at home in ancient Greece or Rome.
Its no longer a Brussels stock exchange anymore as its now turned to become an exhibition hall. Once Brussels Stock Exchange has now become a venue for temporary exhibitions, concerts and events, which are open to all age groups.
Ticket: Depends on the Exhibition
Hours: Depends on the Exhibition
My Experience @The Bourse
During our holiday, we did spend quite a bit of our trip walking around this building. Whilst we were walking, we could always see the monumental buildings and also surrounded with lots of restaurants, cafe & bars where we had a chance to take a break for a bite and relax on more than one occasion.
Brussels Stock Exchange – The Bourse is located at the center and its always eye catching and a great sight under the lights with an enchanting look and ancient architecture.This building lies in the middle of the new boulevards connecting the North and South train stations. It’s worth visiting the Bourse just to see the awe-inspiring building and its still remaining the memories of its history as an exchange.
Travel Guide to ‘ The Bourse ‘ Location in Brussels
The Bourse is located on Boulevard Anspach, after the Grand Place. It is behind the shopping street called Rue Neuve