Every Thursday night, through December 18, 2003 at least three different museums will be open late and welcome you into a friendly and fun atmosphere. You will be offered guided tours, concerts, drinks or unusual activities. Children are more than welcome. Between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. several museums will organize special activities for, Read More

The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium and the Musée des Beaux-Arts of Montréal, Canada have joined their forces in order to organize an important retrospective of the oeuvre of Fernand Khnopff (1858-1921), a major artist and the leader of the Belgian Symbolist movement.

In 2004 Antwerp and LILLE 2004 Cultural Capital of Europe, will bring back to everybody’s attention the best known Belgian. But how well do we actually know him? P.P. RUBENS the painter is merely a starting point. Several exhibitions will be the lead to (re)discover the master of the Flemish baroque also as graphic, Read More

As the year’s end draws near, the Christmas markets blossom in many cities and towns in Belgium. The festivities really begin with St. Nicholas on December 6th. Shops display holiday treats such as marzipan, flat hard cakes known as ‘klaasjes’ and ‘speculoos’, a hard gingerbread molded in the form of St. Nicholas.