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Rene Magritte House Museum

Rue Esseghem 135 | Avenue Woeste, Jette, Brussels 1090, Belgium
+32 2 428 26 26
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  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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“his life” (62 reviews)
“major works” (8 reviews)
“famous works” (12 reviews)
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Rue Esseghem 135 | Avenue Woeste, Jette, Brussels 1090, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I spent a very long time in the Magritte museum. We didn't know anything about him beforehand and left feeling well educated and absolutely in love with his works and his family life.

1  Thank AshleighPoole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in a very comprehensive retrospective on the life of Rene Magritte this is the best museum in the world to visit. It has photos, newspaper clippings, paintings, drawings and so much more. Plan on spending a few hours.

1  Thank circusgurl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can see the largest collection in the world the famous artist. It is easy to go there and it has a good shop. Every person who loves modern art must visit the museum!

1  Thank antonis k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like surrealistic art, the Magritte Museum is a must.. It is a small museum with paintings on three floors..There is also a very nice bookstore located inside the museum, A very enjoyable experience.

1  Thank ULYSSES9999
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is wonderful to appreciate as an artist, a very creative artist as René Magritte. They have an amazing house with a spectacular collection from this Belgian Surrealist Artist. I love, and admire creativity wherever it is coming from. It is just lovely.

Thank Ariel C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Magritte lived here for about 24 years, and used features of the house and garden, such as the staircase, door handles and so on, in his works. The house is a bus ride out of the centre, but easy enough to do, and signposted from...More

Thank Rebecca341
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My visit in the museum has been so interesting, You can admire many of the beautiful paints of Magritte. But there aren't the most famous pictures.

Thank Armando M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I honestly felt like I knew about Magritte's artistic contributions from a large exhibition of his absurdist artwork in Los Angeles, but I had no idea how prolific of an artist he was, spanning so many different styles and mediums. If you love fine art...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Well managed trip through the life of Rene Magritte even though some of the more famous works are elsewhere.

Thank Ric R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very large crowds which takes away from the experience a bit, but the collection is excellent and well worth visiting.

Thank World-Traveller T
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