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Things to Do

  • Aquatopia
  • An aquarium of oceanic proportions, with over 10,000 species of fish and reptiles, split between themed zones, including Sharks, Reefs, Wetlands, Mysteries of the Ocean and Laboratory.
  • Address:
    • Koningin Astridplein 7
    • 2018
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 205 07 50
  • Antwerp Zoo
  • Situated right next to the magnificent Antwerpen-Centraal railway station, Antwerp Zoo first opened in 1843 – making it the oldest zoo in Belgium.
  • Address:
    • Koningin Astridplein 26
    • 2018
    • Antwerp
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 202 4540
  • De Badboot
  • The Badboot is the world’s largest floating open-air swimming pool and restaurant. The whole platform can hold up to 600 people, with the pool able take 120 swimmers.
  • Address:
    • Kattendijkdok
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 613 21 68
  • Park Spoor Noord
  • Once an old railway plot in the city, Park Spoor Noord has been transformed into a green place for recreation, culture, sports, relaxing and fun – and without a doubt, a great playground for the kids!
  • Address:
    • Damplein 27
    • 2060
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 486 95 58 44
  • Vlaamse Opera
  • This impressive building, lavishly decorated, is home to Antwerp's premier opera company. Recently refurbished, its stately staircase has led to 'a night at the opera' for more than 100 years.
  • Address:
    • Frankrijklei 3
    • 2000
    • Antwerpen
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 70 22 02 02
  • Cartoon's Cinema
  • Cartoon's Cinema has always been a classic feature in the Antwerp cinema landscape, playing the movies that you just won't find at your mainstream multiplex.
  • Address:
    • Kaasstraat 4,
    • 2000
    • Antwerp
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 3 232 96 32

Tourist attractions and things to do in Antwerp, Belgium.



Showcasing the Belgian art of living, Horecatel 2018

MARCHE-EN-FAMENNE - “Their cuisine is on a par with that of the French and the portions are generous...” When people discuss the Belgian art of living, it won’t be long before the term ‘Burgundian’ ... [ more ]

Bruges Beer Festival 2018: your window on the Belgian beer world

BRUGES - Eleven years ago it all started off on quite a modest scale in the medieval town hall of Bruges, under the imposing gaze of the Belfry. Now, in 2018, the Bruges Beer Festival has spread its wings and encompasses... [ more ]

Anthony Martin, a Belgian brewer with British roots

GENVAL - It’s 1909 when John Martin, a Brit, makes his home in Antwerp, earning his living by provisioning sailing vessels. Before long John’s deliveries are heading onto the ships of the Red Star Line, ... [ more ]

Brussels Beer Challenge 2017, the results are in!

NAMUR - At the 6th edition of the Brussels Beer Challenge, hosted this year by the city of Namur, Belgium once again lived up to its cast-iron reputation as one of the most important beer countries in the world. ... [ more ]

Hop picking time at Palm Belgian Craft Brewers!

STEENHUFFEL - The annual hop harvest at Palm Belgian Craft Brewers is truly a festival of and for the people. We survey the busy crowds on the last Sunday in August in the hop field in the shadow of the ... [ more ]


More Beer

Piraat beer was developed and launched in 1982 by Brouwerij Van Steenberghe in Ertvelde, situated near the city of Ghent. This strong amber beer was actually created at the request... [ more ]

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