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Art Nouveau in Ixelles and Saint-Gilles

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See the origins of Art Nouveau in the streets of Ixelles and Saint Gilles.

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Theme: Architecture
Region: bruxelles
Physical challenge: Very easy
Distance: 12 Km
Duration: 3:30

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In 1893 Victor Horta builds the Tassel Hotel. Only a few blocks away, one of his colleagues, Paul Hankar, built his own house. These two masterpieces, just a hundred meters apart, revolutionised architecture forever. During this accessible journey, we will also encounter many other achievements of the greatest architects of the time: Ernest Blérot, Gustave Strauven, the Delune brothers, Paul Hamesse, … An accessible, yet awe-inspiring architectural digest in an amiable atmosphere!

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