The institution

The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium are a federal scientific institution that is part of the Federal Public Service for Science Policy Programming. They consist of various museum entities distinct by the nature of their exhibits and located at different sites in the city of Brussels: the Old Masters Museum, the Modern Museum, the Wiertz Museum and the Meunier Museum, the Magritte Museum and the very soon to be opened new Fin-de-Siècle Museum (end of 2013).