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Brussels returns to alert level 3 like the rest of Belgium, with security measures remain strengthened. Many museums have re-opened their doors. You will find a non exhaustive list below.

Museums open Friday 27 November

  • Atomium
  • Autoworld
  • Belgian Comic Strip Centre
  • Choco-Story Brussels
  • Museum of the City of Brussels (Maison du Roi)
  • Museum of Costume & Lace
  • Centrale - Centre for Contemporary Art
  • The Museum of Sewers
  • Toy Museum
  • Maison Particulière
  • Brussels Aquarium
  • Brussels Museum of Industry and Work - La Fonderie
  • Charlier Museum
  • Art & Marges Museum
  • BOZAR - Centre for Fine Arts
  • Van Buuren Museum and Gardens
  • René Magritte House-Museum in Jette
  • Modern Architecture Archives and Museum - CIVA
  • BIP Expo: Experience Brussels!
  • WIELS - Centre for Contemporary Art
  • Erasmus House + Anderlecht Béguinage
  • Mini Europe
  • Train World
  • The Horta Museum
  • Brussels Museum of Mill and Food in Evere
  • BELvue Museum + Coudenberg - former Palace of Brussels
  • The Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Brussels Gueuze Museum
  • Red Cloister Museum
  • Les Halles in Schaerbeek
  • Halles St Géry
  • MOOF
  • Bank of Belgium
  • Planetarium

Re-opening on Saturday 28 November

  • The Royal Museums of Art and History (Cinquantenaire Museum, Halle Gate)
  • Ixelles Museum
  • Belgian Museum of Freemasonry

Re-opening on Sunday 29 November

  • The Royal Library of Belgium (Librarium) + Archives
  • French Literature Museum

Re-opening Tuesday 1 December

  • The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium: Magritte Museum, Fin-de-Siècle Museum, Musée OldMasters Museum, Museum of Modern Art
  • Parlamentarium
  • MIM (Musical Instruments Museum)

Re-opening Wednesday 2 December

  • Children\'s Museum from 2:30pm to 5pm with the \"La Crotte\" show and a visit from Saint Nicholas

Re-opening Thursday 3 December

  • Constantin Meunier Museum
  • Wiertz Museum

Winter Wonders Christmas market

  • Winter Wonders will open its doors this Friday 27 November from 12 noon to 8pm.

Public transport

  • Normal service will resume throughout the entirety of the STIB/MIVB network:
  • Normal service for trams and buses
  • The complete metro network will be open from 6am to 10pm

Please check with the following authorities before you travel:

In Belgium

In the UK



Plugstreet 14-18 Experience

Plugstreet 14-18 Experience

A brand new pyramid-shaped World War One interpretation centre to learn all about the Ploegsteert Battlefield Sector. 

Plugstreet 1914 - The Christmas Truce

Plugstreet 1914 - The Christmas Truce

Find out more about the fraternisation that took place between the British & German soldiers in Christmas 1914 in Plugstreet & St-Yvon

Bastogne War Museum

Bastogne War Museum

A living memory of the events that took place in the Belgian Ardennes during the Second World War including the the Battle of the Bulge.


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