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Royal Greenhouses of Laeken

Brussels, Belgium

A popular tourist attraction in Brussels, the Royal Greenhouses of Laeken comprise a vast 6-acre complex of ornate and heated glass houses on the grounds of the royal residence. Art Nouveau ironwork frames neoclassical rotundas, domes and galleries that feature a wide array of flowers. The royal family shares the greenhouses with the public every year for 3 weeks in April and May.


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