The most important of #Bruges ' towers stands 83 metres tall. It houses, amongst other things, a carillon with 47 melodious #bells . In the reception area, waiting visitors can discover all kinds of interesting #information about the #history and working of this unique world-heritage protected belfry. Those who take on the challenge of climbing the tower can pause for a breather on the way up in the old treasury, where the city's charters, seal and #public funds were kept during the #Middle Ages, and also at the level of the impressive clock or in the carillonneur's chamber. Finally, after a tiring 366 steps, your efforts will be rewarded with a breath-taking and unforgettable panoramic view of Bruges and her surroundings.