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Visit : Monument, Architectural Heritage

La Bourse - The Brussels Stock Exchange

La Bourse - The Brussels Stock Exchange
© WBT - Ricardo de la Riva

The Brussels Stock Exchange, an emblematic, neo-classical building in the centre of the capital of Europe.

The Stock Exchange is a splendid building built by Léon Suys between 1868 and 1873. The architect gave it a neo-classical look and added numerous decorative elements, making it once of the most ornate buildings in 19th century Brussels. The pediment is decorated with a bas-relief depicting "Belgium, defender of industry and commerce".

Practical information

The Stock Exchange has become a venue for temporary exhibitions, concerts and events which are open to all age groups. Learn a bit more about the history of this beautiful Brussels monument.