Flower Carpet 2016

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Flower Carpet 2012 © City of Brussels (Click to zoom)

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From Friday 12 August (construction) to Monday 15 August 2016 at the Grand-Place in Brussels.

Every 2 years the Grand-Place in Brussels is covered with a flower carpet of begonias. The carpet of 77 m x 24 m is composed by about 120 volunteers, with nearly one million begonias.

In 2016, the 20th Flower Carpet will be celebrating Japan due to the 150 years of diplomatic relations and friendship between Belgium and Japan.

Opening hours and tickets

More info on the opening hours and the tickets for the view from the City Hall:


The construction and the result can be seen via the webcam on the Grand-Place.


Where : Grand-Place

Address : Grand-Place - 1000 Brussels [plan]

Period(s) :
12/08/2016 - 15/08/2016
Monday Friday Saturday Sunday

Public: All

Telephone for information : 02 513 89 40
Website : http://www.brussel.be/4310
Website : http://www.bruxelles.be/4310
Website organiser : http://www.flowercarpet.brussels
Name of the organiser : Bloementapijt van Brussel vzw/Tapis de Fleurs de Bruxelles asbl

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