Gent

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Ghent 
city in the province of East Flanders, Belgium
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Wapen van Gent.svg
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Gent East-Flanders Belgium Map.svg
Stadens läge i provinsen Östflandern.
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Location
  • Arrondissement of Ghent
  • Belgium
Located in or next to body of water
Capital
  • Ghent
Official language
Anthem
  • Klokke Roeland (unknown value – )
Head of government
Has part(s)
Significant event
  • Fall of Ghent
  • Siege of Ghent (1708)
  • Siege of Ghent (1583–1584)
Population
  • 265,086 (2022)
Area
  • 157.77 km² (2021)
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51° 03′ 13″ N, 3° 43′ 31″ E
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Wikidata Q1296
ISNI: 0000 0004 0612 7942
VIAF ID: 128544040
GND ID: 4020176-4
Library of Congress authority ID: n79021344
Bibliothèque nationale de France ID: 11949424z
IdRef ID: 027457443
NKCR AUT ID: ge221887
Biblioteca Nacional de España ID: XX451131
NORAF ID: 98046368
U.S. National Archives Identifier: 10045083
National Library of Israel J9U ID: 987007554809405171
OpenStreetMap relation ID: 897671
GitHub username: StadGent
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History[edit]

See: Old maps of Ghent

Insignia[edit]

Three towers of Ghent[edit]

The so called three towers are Ghent's landmark. Those towers are: Sint-Baafs church, Belfort (Belfry) and Sint-Niklaas church. Sometimes, you will hear about the fourth tower of Ghent, the Boekentoren

Sint-Baafs Cathedral[edit]

see:Sint-Baafskathedraal

Belfry[edit]

Sint-Nicolaas church[edit]

Other churches[edit]

Castle of the counts[edit]

Castle of the counts (Dutch: Gravensteen) is one of two castles to be found in Ghent. It dates back to 12-13th century.

Town hall[edit]

Town hall was build in 16-17 century

Old houses[edit]

Modern achitecture[edit]

Water in the town[edit]

Transport[edit]

Rail[edit]

Tram[edit]

PCC cars[edit]

HermeLijn low floor tram vehicles[edit]

Trolleybuses[edit]

Ghent is the only trolleybus city in Belgium

Misc[edit]

System-search.svgSee also: Beguinage Ter Hoyen.