MUSEUMS + SIGHTSEEING


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Rubenshuis 
Visit the original home of Antwerp’s most famous former resident: Baroque painter Peter Paul Rubens, for a glimpse of his 16th-17th century life.
Wapper 9-11, 2000 Antwerp 

 

DIVA

The Diamond Museum of Antwerp.

Suikerrui 17/19, 2000 Antwerp


MuHKA 
A compact museum of temporary art for the modern art enthusiast. They have special tours for kids or elderly that focus on color and experience. Even if you’re not a pro - someone can explain you the story behind it.
Also home to one of the prettiest rooftop bars of Antwerp.

Leuvenstraat 32, 2000 Antwerp 


MAS 
Next to an iconic landmark, this museum is a mix of Antwerp’s own history and changing exhibitions of all genres. On the main level you’ll find an information desk about the city. On the top level you’ll find a panoramic view to use as your map. You can enjoy this breath taking view till late at night. Great in combination with the Red Star Line museum for a complete picture of the harbor and Antwerp’ sea-life.
Hanzestedenplaats 1, 2000 Antwerp


FOMU 
Photography museum with small cinema and small but very nice museum shop. Check their website for exhibitions and movie screenings.
Waalsekaai 47, 2000 Antwerp 


Chocolate Nation
Right across Antwerp Central Station, you find a museum about chocolate where you can learn, see, smell and taste everything about it!
Koningin Astridplein 7, 2018 Antwerp

Botanical Garden

Beautiful garden in the heart of the city where you can walk through or hang out during the day and enjoy the amazing colors of the flowers.

Leopoldstraat, 2000 Antwerp

Vlaeykensgang

This secret alley in the historic center is definitely  worth a visit, you can smell the history of the city through this alley and you can sit down and listen to the sound of the historic center. 

Vlaaikensgang 10, 2000 Antwerp

Grote Markt

Wander around Antwerp's historic center with it's main point the Grote Markt. You will meet Nello&Patrache, the big cathedral, a lot of karaoke bars but also very good restaurants and old architecture.