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Address: Rue de la Violette 6, Brussels, Belgium
Phone Number: 02/512-77-09
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Quaint and specialized

If you're at all interested in fashion and lace, this is a nice quick stop for you. The museum is well priced, layed out nicely, and full of beautiful pieces.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you're at all interested in fashion and lace, this is a nice quick stop for you. The museum is well priced, layed out nicely, and full of beautiful pieces.

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Teramo, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

Entrance was only 4 euros. You get to see old dresses and huge skirts. There is a place for you to try it even! You can have fun yaking photos. It has a painting area for kids. Great for family and friends. Toilets are clean.

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Thank elernes
Kirke Saaby, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

A small museum that tells the history of clothing. Takes less than one hour to see everything. A lot of reading to learn about the dresses. Ok for the price of 4 EUR.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick visit as admission was included on our Brussels card. The museum is interesting but quite small and it didnt take us too long to see it all and move on to our next activity.

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Thank Kavo85
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

I love textiles and I love lace so this was the perfect place for me. I thought it was well done and informative. They dated the clothing so you could see how the styles progressed and there was a book (in English too) that gave you information about the items of clothing exhibited. If you love textiles you should onot... More 

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Thank Parisvisiter
Hong Kong, China
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

The exhibition shows a lot of old time dresses which ladies would be excited especially to those who love laces etc. However, the service of the concierge staff was poor. They are like talking to people like blaming them.

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Thank flyingkitten11
Portsmouth, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

The museum was more about the costumes than lace. There was one room of lace but not a lot of detail in how is made of styles. It was also limited to 1850-1890 and did not require much time to see the whole museum.

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Thank Tim K
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

I think this will interest all ladies. Situated in a street besides the Jerusalem church, the Kant Centrum as it is called was very interesting. There is an audio visual on the history of lace making in Bruges. Then there is a museum on the various types of lace made down through the ages. Hand made ones being special. If... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I had such a great time in this small museum viewing their wonderful collection of Belgian lace and the Crinoline exhibit. A must see for fashion lovers.

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Thank Ryan P
Hong Kong, China
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

It is not far from Grand Place. It shows the history of lace used in costume of different centuries. Some of the olden days skirts/dresses displayed actually look like what we have in fashion. Nice to have a visit if you love fashion. Inside, there is a small place where you can dress up like olden days and take pictures... More 

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