Things to see and do - Herentals
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Herentals Travel guide
Herentals : Michelin's recommendations
Herentals was once a flourishing cloth-making town and has notably retained the south and east gates of its 14C ramparts from its past.
Tourist attractions Herentals : Things to see and do
Grote-Markt B - 2200 Herentals
The town hall occupies the former drapers' hall, at the centre of an elongated Grand-Place. The 16C brick and sandstone building is topped by a tiny belfry with a carillon. The top-floor Fraikin Museumpresents a collection of plaster works by this He..
Begijnenstraat B - 2200 Herentals
The Beguine convent, founded in the 13C, was very prosperous but was destroyed by iconoclasts in 1578, then rebuilt. Its houses surround a garden in which stands a charming Gothic church from 1614.
Kerkstraat B - 2200 Herentals
This Brabant Gothic church has retained its 14C square central tower. The interior has interesting furnishings. Note the early-16C altarpiece depicting the Martyrdom of St Crispin and St Crispinian, patron saints of cobblers and tanners, 17C carved c..
Grote Markt 39 B - 2200 Herentals
Hotel Karmel is set in a renovated monastery, in the city centre of Herentals. It features an on-site restaurant with a large garden terrace and modern accommodation with flat-screen TV and free internet. The rooms have bright colours, parquet floor..