Late night opening Meunier Museum Brussels Museums Nocturnes
Discover the studio-home of Constantin Meunier (1831-1905), this fascinating Belgian painter and sculptor. Considered as one of the greatest artists of the century by Rodin and admired by Van Gogh, Constantin Meunier will introduce you to the Belgian industrial, political and social life at the end of the 19th century. Sculptures in bronze and plaster, paintings, drawings, sketches and drafts: the museum presents a selection of over 150 works and documents.
Meet the curator
Francisca Vandepitte: 17:00 – 20:00
Free guided tours (in french and dutch)
FR: 18:00 +19:00
NL: 17:30 + 18:30
Limited to 20 people per tour. Reservation is highly recommended!
BRUSSELS MUSEUMS NOCTURNES
Between 13 September and 6 December 2018, 73 museums in Brussels invite you to discover them in a novel way. Every Thursday evening from 5pm to 10pm you can head off and visit at least five museums to explore a Brussels of unsuspected districts, treasures and charms. New exhibitions, workshops, music, food and drink, unique guided tours and much more besides promise to soften the first signs of winter.
The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium will participate on two occasions: the Meunier Museum will open its doors on the 20th of September, the Wiertz Museum on the 11th of October!