Free Historical Tour: History and Legends of Brussels | By Local Legends

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on March 24, 2020

Legends Free Walking Tours offer free tours, private tours and other fun experiences in Bruges, Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp. From its foundation in 2015, the Legends team has guided tens of thousands of tourists through Flanders thanks to the work of its large team of experienced local tour guides, who strive every day to provide a quality service and maximize the customer satisfaction. For this reason, Legends Free Walking Tours is the best rated tour company on TripAdvisor and has been named the top 20 best experience in Western Europe by Viator.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Explore the vibrant heart of Brussels while learning about the history and legends of the city with an experienced local guide.

By the end of the tour, you'll know more than a local!

Places we visit: 

  • Grand Place. 
  • Manneken Pis.
  • La Bourse
  • Monnaie. 
  • Galeries Royales St Hubert. 
  • Cathédrale Saint Michel et Gudule 
  • Royal Park. 
  • Royal Square. 

... and more!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Grand Place 8, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Grand Place 8, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
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    We meet in front of the city hall on the main square (Grand Place). Look out for the guide with the RED UMBRELLA! Remember: if it’s not red, it’s not legendary!

  • 1
    Outside visit
    grand place
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Manneken Pis
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Delirium Cafe
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Place de la Bourse
  • 5
    Outside visit
    La Monnaie De Munt
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Galeries Royales Saint Hubert
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Cathedral of Saint Michael and Saint Gudula in Brussels
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Palais du Coudenberg
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Mont des Arts

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Mark 03 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Great informative tour
Jo Oldham 29 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Lovely knowledgeable guide. Was able to tailor the tour to suit our small group. Really enjoyable
Lucia 27 Nov 2023

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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
Never NEVER book this freetour. Especially if you are women. The guide was so sexist and homophobe. Not recommened
Rick 20 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
It was a great tour...learned a lot, met nice people and was very glad we went!! 😊
Stephanie 11 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Very nice tour and very funny and friendly guide. He is knowledgeable and also chats with everyone. He kept the group’s spirits up while it was pouring down. We also took our dog on the tour which was not a problem at all.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
When do you want to go?
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