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Hosting an event in Bruges is a truly total experience. Before, during and after office hours. You combine an original conference location with excellent accommodation and exciting side-activities. Plus, with the Visit Bruges Convention Bureau, you have no-obligation information and personal advice at your fingertips.

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Culture, nature and far more besides

Outstanding hotels, renowned museums, a sparkling cultural scene, innovative companies, world port Zeebrugge, a wide sandy beach and lush nature just outside the city walls. You can bet that all the participants in your conference or event will find something to their liking here. After a busy day, take a break at the green city walls and fill up on some oxygen: we strongly recommend it to you and your party

Assets for your conference

The many assets of the city of Bruges make your conference a truly total experience for everyone who comes to meet and stay. The Visit Bruges Convention Centre is happy to assist you in organising your MICE activity. This help you make the most of:

UNESCO World Heritage City

our extraordinary venues and charming hotels in a historic setting

Rich culture

renowned museums and a wide range of cultural offerings

everything within walking distance

in a green environment with fresh air

international character

the multilingual population will welcome you with a smile

the original incentives and team-building

offerings custom-designed by local event agencies

a high level of service

with a personal touch from Bruges providers and the Visit Bruges Convention Bureau team as your central point of contact

the rich gastronomic offering

from a discreet business lunch in a private circle to a walking dinner for a large group

a safe city

with a score of 6.1, Bruges is the safest city centre

Pre-eminent destination for medicine

Bruges is home to many markets, but the medical sector takes the crown. Throughout history, medical science has become closely associated with the city. The presence of this is still very tangible to this day:

  • the Old St. John conference centre, a former hospital
  • the many historical testimonies at the Municipal Museums, with the Hospital Museum at the forefront
  • the academic hospitals AZ Sint-Jan and AZ Sint-Lucas as renowned fixtures

Are you organising a medical conference? Then play upon the many highlights of medical history that took place in Bruges – this will definitely add an extra dimension to your event.

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