Here, in the centre of Antwerp, there are lots of diamond and jewellery stories to discover. Hellen Gallagher guides you in two audio walks around the historic DIVA district and today's Diamond Quarter.
Brilliant stories in Antwerp: part 1
In this audio walk Helen Gallagher will take you on a quest to discover Antwerp's roots as a world city of diamonds. In the first part of this audio tour, you will explore the Historic Centre. Through the hidden stories of five centuries of diamonds in Antwerp, you will discover the rich history of the diamond trade and industry.
Brilliant stories in Antwerp: part 2
In the second part of this walk, you will visit the Diamond Square Mile, today's Diamond District.
You'll be introduced to the world of grinding, negotiating, and trading the precious commodity