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Ascent of St Rumbolds Tower

Copyright Layla Aerts


What better way to see Mechelen and the surrounding are than fro the skywalk at the top of the tower!


As you make your way up there, you will hear, see and feel the history of the city from the belly of the belfry. Anyone can climb the tower's 538 steps during opening hours. 


For more information and reservation, contact Tourism Mechelen.



1,5 to 2 hours



For individual visitors

everyday from 1pm until 6pm | last ascent at 4.40pm

saturdays from 10am until 6pm | last ascent at 4.40pm

every 20 minutes, 20 persons can ascent


For guided tours

click here for more information



adults € 8 | in group (min. 10 pers.) € 6

children/youth (4-26y) € 3

family rate: max 2 adults + max 4 children: 20% reduction

teachers' card: € 6


The number of visitors is limited. Reservation is advised and obligatory for groupes.


Visit St Rumbold's Tower between January 2nd and March 31st 2015 and your ticket for the tower will give you access to PlanckendaelKazerne Dossin, the Toy Museum at the group rate!

Onder den Toren
2800 Mechelen
Not accessible for wheelchair-users
More info:
Meet in Mechelen
Mechelen, how to get there
Plan your visit
City map
History of Mechelen
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