Église des Augustins


A lovely art deco church built from concrete, a bold move in 1935 when it was completed.

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1. Rue Africaine 92

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Art nouveau house with creamy tones, harmonious lines and a big circular window.

2. Rue Faider 83

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Art nouveau house boasting beautiful, gilded sgraffito design at the top.

3. Musée Horta

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The typically austere exterior doesn’t give much away, but Victor Horta’s former home (designed and built 1898–1901) is an art nouveau jewel. The…

4. Rue Defacqz 71

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An 1893 house was designed by prominent art nouveau architect Paul Hankar (1859–1901) as his own studio.

5. Musée d’Art Fantastique

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In what seems an outwardly typical Ixelles town house, this museum hits you with jumbled rooms full of cyborg body parts, Terminator heads and vampire…

7. Hôtel Tassel

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Victor Horta’s first truly art nouveau house, built in 1893.

8. La Patinoire Royale

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This huge 19th-century former skating rink looks more like a church, with a rose window, wrought-iron and a timber roof. It has been converted into a…