Wissekerke Castle

Monument
Bazel (
Waasland
)
  • Wissekerke Castle Bazel Kruibeke
  • Photo from Wissekerke Castle
  • Photo from Wissekerke Castle
  • Wissekerke Castle Bazel Kruibeke
  • Photo from Wissekerke Castle
  • Photo from Wissekerke Castle
Starting place: 
Koningin Astridplein 17
9150 Bazel
Belgium

How to reach:

By car: 
  • From Ghent: Take the E17 towards Antwerp, take exit 15a-Haasdonk then follow the N485 towards Steendorp. Turn left after the Kapelstraat then follow the Nieuwe Baan towards Bazel. Turn right into the Dorpstraat.
  • From Antwerp: Take the E17 towards Antwerp, take exit 16 Melsele-Beveren then follow the N485 towards Steendorp.
Accessible for: 
Groups
Groups
Description: 
  • On the location of the current castle, there was a water fortress in the 10th century that was part of a belt of fortifications on the Scheldt River.
  • The cellar from the 15th century and the tower from the 16th century are the oldest remnants.
  • The castle, the imposing gatehouse, the old pigeon tower and the elegant suspension bridge over the park pond were protected as a monument in 1981.
  • Today it is used for cultural activities (concerts, exhibitions), meetings and receptions.
  • Guided group visits upon request.
Opening hours: 

May - June - September - October:
Thurs
: 10u00 tot 16u30
Sun: 14u00 tot 17u00

July - August:
Tues - Thurs
: 10u00 tot 16u30
Sun: 14u00 tot 17u00

Address

Address: 
Koningin Astridplein 17
9150 Bazel
Belgium
Telephone: 
+32 3 740 04 00