Chancellery of the French Embassy

BRU04 Chancellery of the French Embassy
Name Chancellery of the French Embassy
Address Rue Ducale 65-67
City/Neighborhood Brussels
  • Art Nouveau

Original use
  • Official building

Year 1911
Architect(s) and/or artist(s)
  • Chedanne Georges

Site web

Private mansion in French Art Nouveau style built in 1911 by French architect Georges Chedanne, author of several monumental and official buildings, the most famous of which is undoubtedly the Galeries Lafayette department store in Paris.

The building is very simple, in blond stone, with beautiful allegorical bas-reliefs representing Liberty, Equality and Fraternity.

The entrance gate features remarkable wrought iron work which alone is worth the trip.

The building has been listed since June 17, 2010 and is the only French Art Nouveau building in Brussels.

To the chancellery website HERE

BRU04 - Unless otherwise stated © for all photos


We use cookies to provide the services and features offered on our site and to improve the experience of our users. Cookies are data that are downloaded or stored on your computer or on any other device. By clicking on "OK", you agree to the use of cookies. You can always deactivate them later. If you delete or disable our cookies, you may experience interruptions or problems accessing the site. By continuing to browse, you accept the deposit of third-party cookies intended to offer you videos, sharing buttons, and uploads of content from social platforms. We use cookies to help us better understand how the site is used. By continuing to use this site, you agree to this policy. Otherwise, you are free to leave the site now.

Back to top