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Royal Museum of Fine Arts

Lange Kievitstraat 111 - 113, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 238 78 09
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This place is temporarily closed due to renovation. It will reopen in AUTUMN 2019.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
10 May 2016
“The benefit of planning ahead...”
24 Aug 2014
“Sorry to say but.... it will be closed till 2018.”
Lange Kievitstraat 111 - 113, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 238 78 09
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Do you know the feeling of quietly absorbing an exhibit, wallowing in it and soaking up it's pleasure...then, particularly if you are English like me, feeling you should move on when when another visitor enters the gallery? I will admit that I didn't plan ahead...More

Thank Kate O
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Asbestos has been found adding several months to the planning. As others said: A lot of paintings are on display in other city museums. I'm shure it will be fantastic when it opens again.

2  Thank DanAntwerp
Reviewed 27 January 2014

At the moment the museum is closed and some of the collections you can see in the Fabiolazaal in the Jezusstraat which is a street next to the shopping street Meir-De Keyserlei

1  Thank Els S
Reviewed 6 October 2013

I didn't go in - it is closed for renovation until end 2017. Some of their paintings are on display in the Cathedral (as at Oct 2013) but very few, and all related to the theme of religion.

Thank Huw W
Reviewed 29 July 2013

must see for those who are in to painting art, classical painters, very trendy neighbourhoud with restaurants and bars

Thank euronald
Reviewed 6 April 2013

This museum is still being reworked. They just finished the stockroom so all these old paintings are safe. Now it's time to get the work done. Iagree with Charming_Karl and like to add not to forget to visit the neighbourhood anyway when you're in the...More

Thank DanAntwerp
Reviewed 20 February 2013

While the KMSK continues to be closed for renovation, several exhibits in other places around Antwerp are showing major parts of the museum's collection. For example, the MAS had many of the Flemish Primitives from the KMSK on display when we were in Antwerp in...More

Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Currently undergoing internal renovation this collection [available for free now and again] is a superbly curated collection of Belgium - and lots of other Renaissance onwards art -- right up to Magritte et al. There is an original, precious Van Eyjk there and much more...More

1  Thank ugieb151
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Large pictures from rubens, statues, all kind of old masters... If you like paintings from the 16th till 19th century, the place to be. Located in trendy south part of Antwerp (nice food, drinks, athmosphere...

1  Thank DanAntwerp
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