We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of Modern Art (Musee d'Art Moderne)

Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (8)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average29%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
Jul 10, 2018
“Great, but pieces missing”
May 23, 2018
“Large museum over 3 sites ”
Located at the Place Royal, this museum houses an impressive collection of Belgian art from the 19th and 20th centuries, featuring works by Magritte and Permeke.
Place Royale 1-2, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 508 32 11
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Brussels
from $33.60
More Info
Reviews (24)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The temporary exhibits seemed nice although i did not pay the extra 3€ to enter. Otherwise all the other pieces were aesthetically presented and had good visuals to them, the only disappointing part of the museum was that a lot of the pieces were taken...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cole P
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

If you go for the 3 in one ticket you get a good dose of art. The old masters are in the main hall and worth seeing. The second part downstairs has a lot interesting portraits / landscapes so keep going down the stairs to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gardenfred
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Good gallery with lots of interesting pieces. The museum is connected to the Magritte museum next door and both are well worth a visit. The museum isn't as big as you'll find in other cities but still good.

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank marlarkey99
Reviewed November 14, 2016

There is one room with a selection by Jan Fabre (Bacon, Broodthaers, Dali,...) and there is a temporary exhibition with hundreds of art works till 22.01.2017 on modernity in Belgium in 17 different stages with a free visitor's guide booklet. Fantastic collection, invitation to reflect...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank PeterD218
Reviewed November 28, 2015

Well, it's true I'm not much of a fan of moder art but still, there was absolutely nothing in this museum that made me feel good about going there.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank K_P3033
Reviewed January 12, 2015

The Musee D'Art Moderne also offers a few masterpieces and is housed in several more traditional looking rooms. These include David's Death of Marat although there is not a particularly strong 20th Century component shown. Most of the moderne collection is closed as the result...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank DohaInternational
Reviewed May 16, 2014

A great museum in a great area, just around the corner from the Royal Place and within five minutes' walk from the most historic place in Brussels, the Grand Place! Excellent art collection, too!

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank BarbaraKoziori
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 197 nearby hotels
9Hotel Sablon
514 reviews
.13 miles away
NH Collection Brussels Grand Sablon
781 reviews
.17 miles away
Les Chambres de Martin
7 reviews
.21 miles away
Hotel Chambord
604 reviews
.26 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,096 nearby restaurants
253 reviews
.14 miles away
Bozar Restaurant
387 reviews
.14 miles away
Atelier des pates
115 reviews
.07 miles away
Le petit palais
93 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 862 nearby attractions
Rene Magritte House Museum
1,644 reviews
.07 miles away
Notre Dame du Sablon
1,789 reviews
.09 miles away
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium
1,471 reviews
.07 miles away
Mont des Arts
609 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Museum of Modern Art (Musee d'Art Moderne) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines