Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie/Koninklijke Muntschouwburg
Squatting just off Rue des Bouchers, this pigtailed female counterpart of the Manneken Pis is the work of sculptor Denis Adrien...
Rue des Bouchers
Uniquely colourful Rue and Petite Rue des Bouchers are a pair of narrow alleys jam-packed with pavement tables, pyramids of lemons and...
The barrel tables, beer-tray ceilings and over 2000 world beers were already impressive. Now they’ve added a rum garden, a tap house and...
Belga Queen Brussels
Belgian cuisine given a chic, modern twist within a magnificent, if reverberant, 19th-century bank building. Classical stained-glass...
Place de la Monnaie · interesting places nearby
Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie/Koninklijke Muntschouwburg information
Belgium was born when an opera at this grand venue inspired the 1830 revolution. Nowadays it primarily mounts contemporary dance, and classic and new operas.