Old England Building
This 1899 former department store is an art-nouveau showpiece with a black facade aswirl with wrought iron and arched windows. The...
Strap on a pair of headphones, then step on the automated floor panels in front of the precious instruments (including world instruments...
Coudenberg Hill (now Place Royale) was the site of Brussels’ original 12th-century castle. Over several centuries this was transformed...
In a wing of the BOZAR cultural centre, the modern and stylish Cinematek includes a little museum where you can browse archives and...
A bright and welcoming cafe with big picture windows that’s perfect for lunch or a coffee if you’re between museums. Don’t leave without...
Palais des Beaux-Arts, Rue Ravenstein 23 · interesting places nearby
This celebrated classical-music space is home to the National Orchestra and Philharmonic Society. From the outside, the Horta-designed 1928 art-deco building is bold rather than enticing, but Henri Le Bœuf Hall is considered to be one of the five best venues in the world for acoustic quality. BOZAR also hosts major art and science exhibitions.