Musée Plantin-Moretus

Highly recommended
This museum occupies the house and printing room of Christophe Plantin. It is filled with old furniture, tapestries, gold-lined leathers, paintings, old presses, and collections of drawings, engravings, manuscripts and precious editions. It tells the story of humanism, printing and ancient books in the Netherlands in the 16C and 17C.

Useful information

Address : 

Vrijdagmarkt 22-23, 2000 Antwerpen

Phone:

+32 3 221 14 50

Price:

8 €

Opening hours

10am-5pm - closed Mon (except Easter Mon and Whit Mon), 1-2 Jan, 1 May, Ascension Day, 1-2 Nov, 25-26 Dec

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