SluisparkLeuven , Belgium
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In this webcam you can see the new city Park of Leuven – Sluispark. The lively green and clean square is a popular city break destination. For active pastime fans, there are bike paths. Sluispark is surrounded by renovated old houses and new buildings, which are being erected in online mode.
The city of Leuven in this webcam is a vibrant and prosperous town and the main center of the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. Nowadays Leuven is a large university city.
The famous Leuven University of1425 is the oldest Catholic university in the world.
The historic center of Leuven is one of the most beautiful in Belgium.
Not far from Leuven, the center of which is shown online, there is the capital of Belgium, the city of Brussels, where there is also a webcam on the Baltic Live Cam website, as well as the Flemish coast and the cities of Antwerp, Bruges, Ghent, Liege, Mechelen and Hasselt.
Leuven is the real beer capital of Belgium: on its territory there is a factory of the world famous brand Stella Artois, where you can get on an excursion.
The main attraction of the city in this live stream is the three tiers Leuven Town Hall of 1448-1469.
Since the 19th century, the Town Hall building has been restored 3 times. Nowadays, all three tiers and an interior with local masters’ paintings and works of the 19th century Belgian sculptor Constantin Meunier are open to the public.
An important religious landmark of Leuven, the park of which is shown in the live camera, is the Church of St. Peter, the oldest in the city. In 1998, the altar and gallery of the temple became a museum with a collection of sculptures and other works of art, including works of the Flemish master Dirk Bouts: The Last Supper and The Martyrdom of Saint Erasmus.
Not far from the church chapel there are the tombs of Duke Henry I of Brabant, his wife Matilda and their daughter Maria. Gottfried II, Count of Leuven is also buried nearby.
Leuven Botanical Garden
In Leuven, where the online feed comes from, there is the oldest Botanical Garden in Belgium. The first garden was founded by the University of Leuven in 1738. In 1819, on the site with Capuchin monastery ruins, another botanical garden was opened. Today, this park is home for nearly 800 different plant species.
The city of Leuven, 25 km east of Brussels, has a temperate maritime climate with cool summers and mild winters.
Weather forecast in Leuven for 7 days is available on our website online.
Watch other nice Baltic Live Cam live streams from Belgium – Oudenaarde Town Hall, Oostduinkerke beach, Knokke-Heist beach, Blankenberg beach, La Grand Place in Brussels. As also, Baltic Live Cam has many online cams scattered across the globe. Many beautiful old town squares such as the Riga Cathedral Square in Latvia and the Vilnius Cathedral Square in Lithuania are captured on live webcam online.