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Steen Castle

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Steenplein 1, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was being heavily refurbished when we visited so check before you go. It does look like an interesting authentic castle and there are nice views of the river.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As this castle is being restored it is closed to the public, just as the Town Hall, and some other buildings downtown.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bruno V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am sure that this building will be magnificent when finished but is currently under scaffolding and is likely to be so for a number of years. We were told by a local guide that the plans are to have so that when cruise ships...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Boho1979
Reviewed 12 February 2019

The entire building is covered in scaffolding. I'm sure the restoration will be wonderful, but we didn't get to see it as intended on our visit in Feb 2019.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kellykK960YQ
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Although currently under renovation but this is a nice little castle to visit . Statue of Lange Wapper outside the castle is very interesting. Lange Wapper is a Flemish folkloric character. He is a giant and trickster. Check out the internet for stories on Lange...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Keep_calm_Explore
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

River cruise ship docked within walking distance. Decided to go for a walk to visit the castle and found it under renovation and closed. Will eventually be a visitors center. Small castle used for defense purposes and not lived in by royalty.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank newyorker1953
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Het Steen can be found on the east bank of the river and is a small but very attractive castle. It is not far to reach here from the main touristy streets of Antwerp so it's well worth stopping by and having a look inside.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Adventures_of_Mike
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The castle was under renovation during our visit so we were unable to see it, but what we could see looked lovely.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chasetravelers
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Completely fenced. It is under renovation. Could not actually see anything extensive. May be something to see when completed, but that will be quite some time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ResidentialRehab
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Zat vroeger het scheepvaartmuseum in, ik weet niet wat er nu inzit, als het zelfs nog open is voor publiek In the early days it was the home for the nautical and shipping museum, dont know whats in there now, If it 's even still...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Marc R
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