Walking tours: City on the river

Around the MAS on the Eilandje new life is pulsating. You can taste the rich maritime past here and the future glows brightly. After decades of being unoccupied, this old port neighbourhood is once again a hub for dreamers and daredevils. It’s a nice place to live, work and take a stroll. Ten trips through a young neighbourhood.

Overview

The Port House

The Port House

The Eilandje, a special Antwerp district on the hinge between the city and the port, has just added a new iconic building to its list. The......

Following emigrants

Following emigrants

Follow the emigrants of yore. Experience their precarious journey to a new life - from the arrival in the Central Station to the Red Star Line......

Bank and embankment recreated

Bank and embankment recreated

Along the banks of the Scheldt, across the Eilandje and straight through the Schipperskwartier (sailor’s quarter)… your guide walks......

Touring around (and in) the MAS

Touring around (and in) the MAS

Old Docks, Cadix and Montevideo… the once so faded docklands are rejuvenating. Today we call them ‘het Eilandje’ – because......

The Eilandje's Past

The Eilandje's Past

Weather-beaten statues, rusty wharf cranes, old bridges and locks, historic warehouses… in and around the hip Eilandje neighbourhood one......