This museum is located in the north wing of the famous Parc du Cinquantenaire. Before he was known by the name Royal Museums of Art and History. It presents collections that show the fascinating evolution and development of the great civilizations of the world, such as those of Egypt, Greece and Rome, showing their art and culture and all kinds of artistic expressions dating from the 10th century to the current times.
It has on display pieces from all continents, including samples from pre-Columbian China and America. For all this it is considered very complete and interesting, worth visiting.
Among other objects, we can enjoy Art Nouveau pieces, created by the famous designer Víctor Horta. It has a varied Egyptian collection that is a great attraction for comic book fans, as it inspired the Belgian artist I boiled, creator of the Adventures of Tintin.
The Musée du Cinquantenaire It opens its doors from Tuesday to Sunday. His schedule is:
Tuesday to Friday from 09:30 a.m. at 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 10:00 a.m. at 5:00 p.m.
The entrance prices vary from 5 to 1.50 euros if they are public in general or students. They enter for free: journalists, teachers from Belgium and children under 12 years of age. Keep in mind that the first Wednesday of each month admission is free. The museum closes on January 1, May 1, November 1 and December 11 and 25.