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Museum Voor Schone Kunsten

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Majestic Lamb being Restored Here!

This museum has Renaissance religious art of Hieronymus Bosch in Room 3 of the M.S.K. (Museum of... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2019
Samiya7
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Hollywood, Florida
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A fine museum!

Ghent's Museum of Fine Arts is a fine museum! It holds some really terrific works of art, by... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2019
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
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At the Museum of Fine Arts Ghent (MSK), you can discover more than 400 masterpieces of European art from the Middle Ages to the present day. In our iconic building, Old Masters such as Bosch and Rubens hang alongside Impressionists, Surrealists and...more
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Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

This museum has Renaissance religious art of Hieronymus Bosch in Room 3 of the M.S.K. (Museum of Fine Arts; 8 euros). “Christ Carrying the Cross” depicts Jesus accosted by a scary mob, while in “Saint Jerome” the artist’s namesake lies prostrate in a dark, eerie...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 24, 2019

Ghent's Museum of Fine Arts is a fine museum! It holds some really terrific works of art, by several well known and not so well known masters and other artists. It's certainly worthwhile going through it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Brilliant exhibition highlighting baroque women artists - a must for art lovers and feminists! Explains and contextualises really well.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Orla A
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Yes there’s a couple of Bosch and the actual panels from the famous altarpiece being restored and on display (so keep that in mind when you see it in the cathedral...). But the real treasures here are the paintings by the unfamiliar Flemish artists. When...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a big museum with much of interest but 31st December will see the end of two years of Gerda Steiner & Jörg Lenzlingers’ “Metafloristics”, which I thought was a fantastic installation. If you’re in Gent before the end of the year, get down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I was not expecting much from this museum but it totally surprised me on the amount and quality of the Arts on exhibit. We never heard of this museum but it was part of a Belgium tour that started in Ghent and well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

I was here for my kid's 4th birthday, he enjoyed it a lot and me too. You can stay here the whole day if you want, it is really soooo beautiful. I was very impressed and I am planning to go back. It is really...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nick S
Reviewed September 27, 2018

A large collection of paintings and sculptures are collected inside, mainly Flemisch , Duch, and French artists from the Middle Age to the mid 20th century. Famous paintings painted by Bosch, Van Eyck, Brueghel, Rubens, ...Suitable display gives information related to artist in each main...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maurizio M
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Anyone interested in Flemish and Belgian paintings should be prepared to spend at least 2 to 3 hours in this museum. The museum is located somewhat off the beaten track, away from the city center but within walking distance of the railway station.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aipalovik
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Whilst it does not have the masterpieces of other national museums, this place is still excellent. The notes accompanying the works are usually extensive - except for two large rooms where a long white table in the middle of the room gives you the title...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Orla A | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
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Response from Gerard_S77 | Reviewed this property |
It is open on Sundays (10 - 18) but like many museums in Europe it is closed on Mondays. You could try St Bavo's Cathedral instead on Monday if you are looking for something that is open.
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