8 Sights in Forest - Vorst, Belgium (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Forest - Vorst, Belgium. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in Forest - Vorst, Belgium.

List of cities in Belgium Sightseeing Tours in Forest - Vorst

1. Abbaye de la Cambre - Abdij ter Kameren

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La Cambre Abbey or Ter Kameren Abbey is a former Cistercian abbey in the City of Brussels, Belgium. It is located in the Maelbeek valley between the Bois de la Cambre/Ter Kamerenbos and the Ixelles Ponds. The abbey church is a Catholic parish of the Archdiocese of Mechelen–Brussels and home to a community of Norbertine canons, while other parts of the monastery house the headquarters of the Belgian National Geographic Institute and La Cambre, a prestigious visual arts school.

Wikipedia: La Cambre Abbey (EN)

2. Église Notre-Dame de l'Annonciation - Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Boodschapkerk

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Église Notre-Dame de l'Annonciation - Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Boodschapkerk Alfred de Ville de Goyet / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Church of Annonciation Notre-Dame-de-l 'Annonciation is a religious building in the heart of the Berkendael district in the city of Ixelles, Brussels. It was built in the early 20th century as a place of worship for a new Catholic diocese, a rapidly growing area. The church is Romanesque Renaissance style, with decorative arts influences, and was built according to the plans of architect Camille Daman.

Wikipedia: Église Notre-Dame-de-l'Annonciation d'Ixelles (FR)

3. Au Vieux Spijtigen Duivel

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Au vieux spijtigen duivel or Au vieux spytigen duivel, nicknamed the Vieux Spijt by the people of Brussels, is a brasserie-restaurant located in Uccle and whose existence has been attested since the eighteenth century. Legend has it, however, dating back to the year 1500. This makes it one of the oldest establishments in the Brussels region. Since 2010, the building is classified.

Wikipedia: Au vieux spijtigen duivel (FR)

4. Abbaye de Forest - Abdij van Vorst

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Forest Abbey or Vorst Abbey was a Benedictine abbey located in the Brussels municipality of Forest, Belgium. It was founded in 1105 and existed for nearly 700 years, until its partial destruction by fire in 1764. It was abolished in 1796. Only the abbey's 18th-century outbuildings have been preserved. They are now owned by the municipality and serve as a cultural centre.

Wikipedia: Forest Abbey (EN)

5. Église Saint-Denis - Sint-Denijskerk

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Église Saint-Denis - Sint-Denijskerk De gemeente van Vorst / CC BY-SA 4.0

The church of Saint-Denis, in Forest, near Brussels, is a religious building whose oldest foundations date back to the twelfth century. The current building, incorporating the sanctuary dedicated to Saint Alene dates from the thirteenth century. Saint-Denis is a parish church in the commune of Forest. In 1936 it was classified as a historical monument.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Denis de Forest (FR)

6. Théâtre de Poche

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Le Th é â tre de Poche is a theatre institution founded in Brussels in 1951 by Roger Domani and Roland Ravez. It has been located at the entrance to Bois de la Cambre since 1966. Originally experimental in terms of text and form, by the 1990s Le Th é â tre de Poche had begun to focus on a theatre dedicated to social issues.

Wikipedia: Théâtre de Poche (Bruxelles) (FR)

7. Saint Andrew's Church

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St Andrew's Church in Brussels (Ixelles) is a congregation in membership of both the Church of Scotland and the United Protestant Church in Belgium (EPUB/VPKB) Services are conducted in English. The congregation's mission statement is "We aspire to follow Jesus in bringing the knowledge of God's love to all".

Wikipedia: St Andrew's Church, Brussels (EN)

8. Parc Tenbosch - Tenboschpark

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Tenbosch Park, Tenbosch or Tenbos, is a public park in the municipality of Ixelles in Brussels, Belgium. Although relatively small with an area of 2 ha, it is an exquisitely landscaped park popular among local residents. It is surrounded by a wall and offers an unexpected oasis of calm in a busy district.

Wikipedia: Tenbosch (EN)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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