Architecture of Belgium
14th Century – Town Hall, Mechelen, Belgium
1883 – Design for Grand Palace of Justice, Brussels
Architect: J. Poelaert
Designed by J. Poelaert, and published in The Building News, December 21st. Palais de Justice is the most important Court building in Belgium and is a notable landmark of Brussels. It was built between 1866 and 1883 with the total cost of the construction, land and furnishings somewhere in the region of 45 million Belgian francs.