Things to see and do - Lessines
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Lessines Travel guide
Lessines : Michelin's recommendations
Lessines lies on the banks of the Dender, in the middle of a medicinal plant-growing region (Deux-Acren). The town has famous open-air porphyry quarries to the east. One of the greatest Belgian Surrealists, René Magritte, was born here in 1898.
Tourist attractions Lessines : Things to see and do
pl. Alix de Rosoit B - 7860 Lessines
This hospital-monastery, founded in 1242, was rebuilt in the Flemish Renaissance style from the 16C to 18C. Its museum recalls everyday monastic life down the ages and includes furniture, paintings, porcelain or gold and silverware. The church was bu..
Boureng 62 B - 7864 Deux-Acren
Peaceful rural vistas are few and far between for today's city dwellers. Overlooking the Hainault countryside and a stone's throw from the linguistic border, Pand 19 offers a chance to sample classical fare in a green setting.