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Practical information

Opening hours

Tuesdays to Fridays: 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last tickets at 4 p.m.

Closed on the 1th of January, 1th of May, 1th & 11th of November, 25th of December

Buy your ticket

Admission prices for the collections

Tickets can be bought at the desk or online, per timeslot. Print your tickets beforehand or keep them ready on a mobile device. Present your card at the reception desk on the day of your visit if you ordered a special ticket (with reduction or free) (for example: museumPassmusée).

€ 10: adults (19-64 years)

€ 8: 65 +, adult group (min. 15 persons)

€ 4: Students with valid student card; Job seekers and integration income beneficiaries; Belgian school teachers; guides of the City of Brussels

Free: 0-18 years (individually or in groups); one accompanying person of a school group, youth group or disadvantaged group; People with disabilities and escort; Members of ICOM-Vlaanderen; ICOM / Wallonie-Bruxelles card holders; Science Policy (Belspo) staff card holders; journalists on presentation of a valid press pass; Brussels Card; museumPASSmusée; Riebedebie; Attractions et Tourisme; Sotheby's preferred; Pass Art nouveau

€ 30: Annual Pass for the permanent collections RMAH  (18+)

€ 22: Visit the 3 museums in the Park of the Cinquantenaire (Art & History Museum, Autoworld, Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History) within 3 months at reduced prices! Only valid for permanent exhibitions.

museumPASSmusées: For €59 a year you can now visit all participating Belgian museums. Whenever you want and as often as you like. (https://www.museumpassmusees.be/fr)

Buy your ticket for Before Time Began

Admission prices for Before Time Began

Tickets can be bought at the desk or online, per timeslot. Print your tickets beforehand or keep them ready on a mobile device. Present your card at the reception desk on the day of your visit if you ordered a special ticket (with reduction or free) (for example: museumPassmusée).

€ 16: adults (19-64 years)

€ 12: 65 +, card Fed+, Attractions et Tourisme, Riebedebie

€ 6: Students with valid student card; People with disabilities and escort; Job seekers and integration income beneficiaries; Belgian school teachers; guides of the City of Brussels

Free: 0-18 years; Friends of RMAH; Members of ICOM-Vlaanderen; ICOM / Wallonie-Bruxelles card holders; Science Policy (Belspo) staff card holders; journalists on presentation of a valid press pass

Article 27: € 1,25

Activity Trail for children: 1€

museumPASSmusées: +5€

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Access

Location:
Art & History Museum
Cinquantenaire Park 10
1000 Brussels

Train: The nearest stations are Merode and Schuman (within walking distance of the Museum) or Central Station (metro connection to the Art & History Museum).

Metro: The nearest station is ‘Schuman’.

Bus: 22, 27, 80: stop at ‘Galliërs’; 61: stop at ‘Merode’

Tram: 81, 82: stop at ‘Merode’

Buses carrying visitors: Buses carrying visitors can park in the designated area beyond the arcade (only possible if booked in advance). The driver of the bus logs on via the intercom at the entrance gate. The visitors can then be dropped off in front of the museum and the driver can go to the bus zone.

With the car: From January 2020 onwards, due to the renovation project of the rooftops in the Cinquantenaire Park, the esplanade will be restricted only to vehicles of suppliers, staff, emergency services, park wardens and contractors performing the work..

Parking is possible in the streets around the park or in the public car parks. Within walking distance there are several car parks such as My Park (Galerie du Cinquantenaire, Rue des Ménapiens 18, 1040 Etterbeek), BePark parking Place Saint-Pierre (Rue de la Grande Haie 20, 1040 Etterbeek), Parking Rue de Tongres 2 (Rue des Tongres 60, 1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert). More info on BePark.

Since January 1st, 2018 the Brussels-Capital Region has become a Low Emission Zone (LEZ). If you are entering the city in a car or van, check here to find out whether you are allowed to drive your vehicle within the LEZ. If you do not meet the conditions, we would remind you that there are park-and-ride car parks on the access routes leading into Brussels as well as alternatives to the car.
Thank you for taking part in the regional effort aimed at improved air quality!

 

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Persons with reduce mobility

Access to the esplanade for cars is currently only via the Avenue de la Renaissance. Vehicles of persons with reduce mobility can only park in the authorised area.
To enter the Museum, please ring the bell at the door on the right of the main staircase.

Wheelchairs are available in the museum. Please note that some rooms (Asian continent) are unfortunately not accessible for wheelchairs or pushchairs.

Please do not hesitate to contact us by phone or e-mail to help you prepare your visit (02 741 73 02 | reservations@mrah.be).

Don't forget to show your European Disability Card.

During your visit

  • Lockers are available for use.
  • The museumshop is open.
  • Our restaurant is currently closed.

Sanitary measures

The Covid Safe Ticket (CST) and the mouth mask are no longer mandatory in the museum.