Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst (SMAK)
The motivation for many people's visit to Ghent is its Museum of Contemporary Art, a.k.a. SMAK. It holds a highly regarded permanent...
Ghent’s highly regarded Museum of Contemporary Art features regularly changing exhibitions of provocative, cutting-edge installations...
Styled like a Greek Temple, this superb 1903 fine-art gallery introduces a veritable A–Z of great Belgian and Low Countries’ painters...
Local gents unwind with a newspaper, and grannies lunch on shrimp croquettes in this low-key classic café set in a triangular former...
Museum voor Schone Kunsten information
Fresh from an extensive renovation, the Museum of Fine Arts contains a varied collection of early and modern art including some Flemish Primitives and a couple of typically nightmarish works by Hieronymus Bosch including De Kruisdraging (Bearing of the Cross; c1480), depicting hideous characters mocking Christ.