route moderniste

Modernist housing in Bruges

Guilini swimming pool
near Huis Billiet - Keizer Karelstraat 41

This 25-metre pool is located 400 metres from Huis Billiet. You can still swim in this beautifully listed building from the 1920s. But just walking in and having a look at the pool is definitely worth it too.

Bruges Station Building  
Stationsplein 5 

Brussels architects Jos and Maurice Van Kriekinge designed this station in 1936 in International Style, akin to De Stijl & Bauhaus. Undoubtedly, this is the most striking public building in modernist style in Bruges.

Along modernist houses in the suburbs of Bruges

Houses van Huib Hoste
by car or bike

Huis Billiet is a protected monument. The renowned Bruges architect Huib Hoste designed this modernist house in the 1920s. Curious about other houses by Huib Hoste?

Modernist houses
cycling along in the outskirts of Bruges

On Archipel's website you can find explanations and you can download or request a plan.

Modernism in Croix and Roubaix

Villa Cavrois

Discover the modern masterpiece Villa Cavrois. A unique experience in modernist architecture in Croix near Lille about a 50-minute drive from Huis Billiet. A must-see for architecture lovers.

Swimming pool museum in Roubaix

Take a combination ticket of Villa Cavrois and the swimming pool museum (La Piscine - Musée d'art et d'industrie) in Roubaix for an unforgettable day.