Veurne Butchers' Hall, Veurne, Belgium



Veurne Butchers’ Hall or Oud Vleeshuis, a butcher’s shop and meat market in 1615, now houses the town library. In 1615 a new Vleeshal was built in the late renaissance style. In 1861 the building was converted to a theater by Pierre Croquison. The building was restored in 1895. A brick building.


Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Furnes Butchers’ Hall

  • Oud Vleeshuis

  • G. Massiot & cie

  • Architecture

  • Theaters

  • Libraries

  • Butcher shops

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 17th century

  • Late Renaissance

Place of Creation
  • Veurne, West Flanders, Belgium, Europe

  • +51.07316+2.66803

  • Veurne

Departments and Units
Member of
Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
Content License
Use Permissions
  • To view the physical lantern slide, please contact the Architecture Library.


Collections Featuring this Image
Architectural Lantern Slides of Belgium


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