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Rockox House

Keizerstraat 12, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 201 92 50
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Well worth a visit

A well presented and laid out exhibition of superb art and furniture. Would recommend a visit.The... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2015
cotland
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Perhaps the most interesting collections of artworks!

Lesser known, but well worth the visit, again in a house that's interesting in it self. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2015
BEADS
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Union Island
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Keizerstraat 12, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed October 1, 2015

A well presented and laid out exhibition of superb art and furniture. Would recommend a visit.The guide we had was knowledgeable and enthusiastic as if we were the first group he had shown round, made the visit very enjoyable.

1  Thank cotland
Reviewed September 17, 2015

Lesser known, but well worth the visit, again in a house that's interesting in it self. Wonderful furniture period pieces!

Thank BEADS
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Even though the location is not so far from the city centre, we had a hard time finding it as it is not signposted like other attractions are. We really enjoyed our visit. The guidebook that comes with the entrance fee is excellent and provides...More

1  Thank PatandBrianRose
Reviewed August 12, 2015

A beautiful house with a lovely courtyard garden. The rooms are full of wonderful paintings, many of which are on loan from the fine arts museum which is closed for renovation. There were masterpieces by Rubens, Jordaens, Van de Weyden, Van Dyck and many others....More

Thank Jill H
Reviewed July 19, 2015

As is the "rubenshuis", is also this museum a "house". You feel that indeed somebody was living here, was passionate about art. It is again a relative small museum, which means you do not need a great amount of time, but it allows you to...More

Thank Hans J
Reviewed July 3, 2015

Lovely small museum of a friend of Rubens, city official and collector. The museum is currently particularly worth visiting as it has painting and objects on loan from the Fine Arts Museum which is being renovated.

1  Thank lenorenewyork
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Small but excellent museum of paintings by many Masters from the lowlands of Netherlands and Belgium.

Thank Warren C
Reviewed May 29, 2015

Rockox House was once the home of Nicolaas Rockox a Burgomaster from the sixteenth century who was an avid collector of art, coins and friends with artists like Rubens. Currently while the Antwerp's Royal Museum of Fine Arts is under renovation there is a large...More

1  Thank kpiddy
Reviewed April 28, 2015

The Royal Museum is being renovated, so they have loaned a lot paintings from Flemish Masters to this little house.

Thank larry183
Reviewed March 6, 2015

Second visit in a year and still discovering new things. The paintings and other pieces of art are unique. The explanation by guides is revealing. Worth the visit.

Thank Geert_Markey
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