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  • Museum Mayer van den Bergh
  • Major artworks from the Gothic and Renaissance period are housed here, many of them once belonging to art collector Fritz Mayer van den Bergh, who died in 1901.
  • Address:
    • Lange Gasthuisstraat 19
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 338 81 88
  • Rubenshuis
  • Het Rubenshuis – the Rubens House – is the 17th century home, and studio, of the painter Peter Paul Rubens, which has been transformed into a museum honouring one of Antwerp's most famous sons.
  • Address:
    • Wapperplein 9-11
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 201 15 55
  • Rockox House
  • Come to Rockox House – home of Antwerp's mayor – and see works of art by Peter Brueghel, Jan Brueghel, Rubens, Van Dyck, Jacob Jordaens, and many other great painters.
  • Address:
    • Keizerstraat 12
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 201 92 50
  • Maagdenhuis Museum
  • Once a former 17th-century orphanage for girls, the Maagdenhuis is now an art museum famed for its intriguing facade and charming inner courtyard.
  • Address:
    • Lange Gasthuisstraat 33
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 338 26 20
  • Foto Museum (FoMu)
  • This museum houses historical and contemporary photography collections, presented anew each year, with frequently-changing exhibitions that are both innovative and illuminating.
  • Address:
    • Waalsekaai 47
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
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  • ModeMuseum (MoMu)
  • MoMu is 'history-central' for Antwerp's illustrious fashion-industry: collecting, conserving, studying and exhibiting the styles that made the city famous - and the wider Belgian fashion scene.
  • Address:
    • Nationalestraat 28
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 470 27 71
  • The Middelheim Museum
  • The Middelheim Museum is an open-air sculpture museum, situated in a fantastic 25-hectares park. Over 200 modern and contemporary sculptures are to be found in these beautiful surroundings.
  • Address:
    • Middelheimlaan 61
    • 2020
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 288 33 60
  • Royal Museum of Fine Arts
  • The Royal Museum of Fine Arts, run by Government of Flanders, has an exceptional collection of artistic works that have earned this museum considerable international stature.
  • Address:
    • Lange Kievitstraat 111-113
    • 2018
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 224 95 50
  • Museum Plantin-Moretus
  • This museum honours the famous 16th-century Antwerp printers, Christophe Plantin and Jan Moretus. It is located in the building that served as their home and printworks, Plantin Press.
  • Address:
    • Vrijdagmarkt 22
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 221 14 50
  • Museum aan de Stroom (MAS)
  • The MAS, housed in a unique architectural setting, has as its main themes the Metropolis, Power, Life and Death – and Antwerp's history as a major international port.
  • Address:
    • Hanzestedenplaats 1
    • 2000
    • Antwerp
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 338 44 00

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