The eastern gate (Oostpoort) in Delft, Netherlands, is an example of Brick Gothic northern European architecture that was built around 1400. Around 1510, the towers were enhanced with an additional octagonal floor and high spires. This is the only city gate remaining in Delft; the others were demolished in the 19th century. It currently serves as an art gallery and private residence.

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Founded: 1400
Category: Castles and fortifications in Netherlands

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Simon Kravec (10 months ago)
Very nice boats out here
W. ko (Pwkmen) (10 months ago)
Very nice city, Delft got the Amsterdam vibe with the historical centre and the waters, I like this place. And even it is close to Rotterdam.
Vanessa Bellaville (10 months ago)
Wonderful and quiet places. It's worth it.
Isay Konter (11 months ago)
A simple and beautiful location. Great for taking pictures.
Dorina Végh (11 months ago)
The last remaining town gate of Delft built in 1400. It is truly a nice place to visit. I definitely recommend sitting on a bench in the park on the other side of the canal.
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