Museum of Musical Instruments

Highly recommended
Since June 2000, the admirable Old England Art Nouveau building, designed by Paul Saintenoy in 1899, has housed this internationally renowned museum of musical instruments (MIM). Some 7 000 instruments from all over the world and from every era make up the collection, which is displayed over four floors. Headsets are available for visitors to hear how each instrument sounds and listen to music ranging from carnival songs to famous arias, played on the most rudimentary to the most modern electronic instruments.

Useful information

Adresse : 

R. Montagne-de-la-Cour 2

Phone:

+32 2 545 01 30

Price:

8 €

Opening hours

daily except Mon 9.30am-5pm, weekends 10am-5pm - closed Mon and Bank Hols

Nearby tourist attractions

Place du Petit-Sablon
Place du Petit-Sablon
Transformed into a little square, this
15 minutes
Le Sablon
Le Sablon
Inextricably linked to the history of
90 minutes
Place du Grand-Sablon
Place du Grand-Sablon
This is one of the most elegant squares
15 minutes
Church of Notre-Dame-du-Sablon
Church of Notre-Dame-du-Sablon
This lovely flamboyant style building
15 minutes
Ancient Art Museum
Ancient Art Museum
The collection of early Flemish work, as
180 minutes
Place Poelaert
Place Poelaert
This square at the top of the Galgenberg
15 minutes
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Church of Notre-Dame-du-Sablon
Church of Notre-Dame-du-Sablon
This lovely flamboyant style building
15 minutes
Ancient Art Museum
Ancient Art Museum
The collection of early Flemish work, as
180 minutes
Law Courts
Law Courts
Built by Poelaert between 1866 and 1883,
15 minutes
See all