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Palacio de Margarita de Austria, Mechelen

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
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3.8/5 based on 30 reviews on the web
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  • Margaret of Austria (1480-1530), Archduchess Margaret of Austria, daughter of Maximilian I of Habsburg and Burgundian Duchy of Marie, who hits the aunt of Emperor Charles v. And here Mechelen took charge of the education of Karl's nephew and niece. At the entrance of the Palace is open slightly and the coat of arms on the Margaret and Charles v's coat of arms engraved on its facade. For Henry VIII's second wife, Anne Boleyn (7 years younger than Charles) are educated here in sight was the Karl May. Shows the graciousness, but not widely, Renaissance-style buildings and the cloister garden will never. Now in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks, to enter the courtyard. (Diagonally opposite) near the Palace, the Palace of Margaret of York. From here, married the Duke of Burgundy, known as Marguerite de Bourgogne (Marguerite de Bourgogne 1446-1503). And is the daughter of his ex-wife Marie of Burgundy. You can see sculptures of the coat of arms of the House of York and Charles v as well as on the façade.
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  • Beautiful building dating from our golden age, now in use by the Court. Beautiful landscaped courtyard. Mechelen is well worth a visit!
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  • It might be a wonderful place, but unlike the visitor earlier in August we found it closed again, with a note on the door giving directions to the criminal court around the back. Not really sure what'...  read more »
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