Discover The Anvers museums Belgium

The Anvers royal fine arts museum holds œworks by the Flemish early masters and Rubens, in a building dating from the 19th century. The Plantin-Moretus museum includes the old home and a huge printing press from the 17th century. It tells the history of the old book in the Netherlands from the 16th to the 17th century. It holds a collection of drawings, engravings, manuscripts, and editions of uncalculable value. The Diamond museum shows original pieces that are amongst the most prestigious in the world, and also some copies. Note: the reconstituted diamond workshop, and the cutting of the stone before your very eyes.

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    Museums in Antwerp

    In addition to numerous painting galeries, Rubens' native city is also home to a fashion museum.

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    The Antwerp Museum of Fine Arts

    This museum retraces the evolution of Western painting from the 14th century.

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    Het Steen

    Used until 1827 as a prison, it is the oldest building in Antwerp.

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    The Plantin-Moretus Museum

    An old printing workshop from the 16th century.

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    Antwerp, a former leading city in printing wo

    It is possible to see old printing tools in Antwerp.

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    Rubens House

    Turned into a museum, it exhibits paintings and objects that belonged to the artist.

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