Coudenberg Hill (now Place Royale) was the site of Brussels’ original 12th-century castle. Over several centuries this was transformed...
Take a chronological audio tour through the airy stuccoed interior of this former royal residence to explore the story of Belgium’s...
Old England Building
This 1899 former department store is an art nouveau showpiece with a superlative black facade all aswirl in wrought iron and arched...
Celebrated classical-music venue, home to the National Orchestra and Philharmonic Society. From outside, the Horta-designed 1928 art...
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...
Rue Baron Horta 9 · interesting places nearby
In a wing of the BOZAR cultural centre, the modern and stylish Cinematek includes a little museum where you can browse through archives and memorabilia. The real highlight, though, is the program of silent films screened nearly every day at the cinema, with live piano accompaniment. There’s also an impressive program of arthouse movies.