Place du Jeu de Balle is a flea market in Brussels, which located at the heart of Marolles district. It is one of the most famous flea markets in Belgium and also very well known in European countries. It is a flea market built in 1853, which has 164 years of history.
The market is surrounded by a variety of antique furniture, second-hand clothing stores and many stores of other categories. Because it attracted a lot of tourists to visit, therefore lots social houses also built around.
It is also known as “Vieux Marché” which means “Old market” in French, was originally was originally intended to serve as a playing field for “balle pelote” players (a former version of tennis), a highly prized game in Brussels in the nineteenth century. But become a flea market in nowadays.
It opens from 6:00 to 14:00 on the weekdays, 6:00 to 15:00 on the weekend, all year around.
Antique, boutique…all you looking for is here…
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