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Bruges is the destination of choice for those looking for quality, sustainability and innovation. The UNESCO World Heritage City strives to meet these criteria in collaboration with its partners.

Flanders Heritage Venues 2.0

Are you looking for a heritage venue or a venue with a unique impact? Toerisme Vlaanderen is supporting and developing a special network of venues at heritage sites under the name 'Flanders Heritage Venues 2.0'. These locations successfully passed a thorough quality audit and were evaluated on criteria such as sustainability, experience, accessibility, digitalisation and well-being. Sustainability and Toerisme Vlaanderen's 'Travel to Tomorrow' strategy were also important criteria when selecting these venues.

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BMCC Bruges Meeting and Convention Centre BRUGGE

Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre

The BMCC is the ideal location for special events, conferences and trade shows. This is how the city of Bruges is aiming to respond to the increasing demand for multidisciplinary and hybrid capabilities in a state-of-the-art building. An exhibition area of 4,423m² and a divisible plenary hall for 516 people are among the many facilities of this new gem.

By the way, did you know that BMCC holds both the Green Key sustainability label and the M+ accessibility label?

BMCC
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Concertgebouw Brugge

The Concertgebouw (Concert Hall) best describes itself as 'The perfect scene for your event': state-of-the-art infrastructure and unique architecture also make this venue a perfect Flanders Heritage Venue. By making the link with art and its own artistic programming that is known across national borders, conferences, meetings, seminars, meetings, corporate events or parties get just that little bit more experience and impact.

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La Brugeoise

A unique industrial event and meeting location from the early 20th century where attendees always enter full of wonder, can participate in indoor or outdoor activities and usually end the event with a closing party and culinary experience.

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Provincial Palace

The  Provincial Palace is a wonderful and comprehensive neogothic work of art, its interior richly decorated with coats of arms, stained glass windows and statues. The venue has been completely renovated. The renovations include the addition of three new lifts to increase accessibility. Also changes have been made to the building in order to conserve energy and boost sustainability, such as modernisation of lighting and installation of under-floor heating. Based on the three-seat principle, the maximum capacity is 220 people. The Provincial Palace will become a catalyst for business, events and conventions.

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Interieur van de Heilige Magdalenakerk. Het interieur is in zomer 2023 vernieuwd.

St Magdalene’s Church

St Magdalene’s Church (Madeleine in Brugge) is one of the earliest neo-Gothic churches in continental Europe. In this extraordinary mid-19th-century church, you can explore contemporary forms of meaning and spirituality. Madeleine in Brugge aims to be a little piece of Heaven on Earth, where everyone is welcome and can experience "a little piece of heaven". Madeleine in Brugge is also a veritable 'experience church', with a 17-metre swing, cosy coffee bar, interactive installations and quirky art. A unique location for a meeting with concert?

Green Key Label

Green Key is the largest sustainability label for the tourism and recreation sector in Flanders and is coordinated by GoodPlanet Belgium, with the support of Toerisme Vlaanderen. The new Green Key holders are being recognised for their efforts in sustainable and responsible business practices. For example, they keep their carbon footprint low thanks to energy and water-saving measures, offer local, organic and/or vegetarian options at breakfast, avoid disposable packaging and clean with ecological products.

As many as 11 locations in Bruges have the Green Key Label. The following Bruges establishments are proud holders of the label: Martin's Brugge, Martin's Relais, Crowne Plaza Brugge, Eco Fevery Hotel, Relais et Chateaux Hotel Heritage, NH BruggeRadisson Blu Brugge, Ibis Styles Zeebrugge and BMCC