Serres Royales de Laeken © WBT Alex Kouprianoff
Designed by architect Balat (Victor Horta’s teacher) these greenhouses are some of Brussels’ most remarkable monuments. In Brussels from 18/04 to 09/05/14.This magical place will delight both lovers of 19th century architecture and green-fingered plant enthusiasts.The highly impressive greenhouses with their ironwork frames are home to a charming range of flora and many rare species.They are magnificent buildings to discover time and time again.What you can see: Outside the greenhouses themselves, you can visit Queen Elisabeth’s workshop. The itinerary will sometimes take you outside, to a part of the castle’s park.A royal visit awaits!In practiceEntrance and exit from the gardens through the main gates of Laeken castle, Avenue de la Dynastie.Entry is €2.50 per person. Free for under 18s.
Serres Royales de Laeken © WBT Alex…