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===Public transportation===
===Public transportation===
The public transport company '''[ De Lijn]''' has a number of lines through Lier.  
The public transport company '''[ De Lijn]''' has a number of bus lines through Lier.  
===On foot===
===On foot===

Revision as of 10:44, 26 July 2006

Lier [1] is a city of about 30.000 inhabitants in province of Antwerp, Belgium.


Get in

Lier can be conveniently reached by car. Highways aren't that close. It's halfway between E19 ( Antwerp too Brussels ) and E313 ( Antwerptoo Liege. The National roads connected the town with the highways and other close by cities, like the N10 to Antwerp, N14 to Mechelen and N13 to the E313. Like many towns in Belgium it's a problem though to get rid of your car in the centre.1

Lier is connected by Rail too Antwerp, Mechelen, Herentals, Aarschot, Leuven and Brussels. the Train Station lays at the outskirts of the town.

Get around

Public transportation

The public transport company De Lijn has a number of bus lines through Lier.

On foot

Best method too discover Lier. Most places of interest are in the centre of the city and lay only a couple of minutes from eachother.



  • Zimmertoren
  • Beguinage, UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • The St. Gummarus Church, gothic architecture, 14th century.
  • The Town hall, rococo architecture, 18th century.With belfry tower from 1369.






Most of the nightlife is centered around Zimmerplein in local pubs.


Get out

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