This museum was not listed in my guide book which is unfortunate as it is superb.
It houses a number of Van Eycks, Rubens, Jordaens, and Brueghels - to name just a few. There are also more modern artists such as Torajiro Kojima, Felice Casorati and Rik Wouters. And when we visited, one room was devoted to the restoration of some panels from Van Eyck's Het Lam Gods (The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb) from St Bavo's Cathedral. The collection is housed in very large rooms. The configuration of these rooms is unusual but the lovely front counter staff provide maps.
As one other person commented, the gallery is not well attended but this could be because of the location and visitors may visit the more famous Ghent attractions which are grouped together in another area.
The gallery is in a park about ten minutes walk from the Gent St-Pieters Station. It has a great book shop that sells two different sized cards of about A4 or larger size of Het Lam Gods (printed on both sides with side panels that fold inwards to replicate the altarpiece) for a very low price - from memory no more than 4 euros. There is also a cafe downstairs with outside table and chairs that seemed popular on the weekend when we went.
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