Located on the Astrid square, near the “diamond district”, the modern Central station of Antwerp itself boasts a diamond gallery with 30 jewelry boutiques. Of course its main purpose it also works.
A city of medieval castles, Gothic cathedrals, museums, legends embodied in the stone, diamonds and Belgian fashion is Antwerp. Here, even the train station resembles a Cathedral outside and a jewelry boutique inside. But the most important thing: Antwerp is the city of Rubens!
The fame of Antwerp as an artistic city, of course, was born in the 16th century with the appearance of “the Antwerp school of painting, which include Pieter Brueghel the elder, Peter Paul Rubens, Anthony van Dyck, Jacob Jordaens and other artists.
See with your own eyes paintings that became the diamonds of the world of art, visit the many museums in Antwerp, a visit to which is akin to a spiritual pilgrimage to the origins of beautiful.