Places of Interest nearby
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The fact that tpeopl from Ghent have a poetic soul is reflected in the Poetry Centre, housed in the Toreken, the oldest building on the Vrijdagmarkt (Friday Market) and once the house of the tanners guild. In this case it is not a dragon that keeps watch over the people of Ghent
(and indicates the direction of the wind) but a mermaid.
The Toreken is the former tanner’s guildhouse.