Events April

Spring has finally sprung. Take a stroll in Antwerp’s parks and gardens, where the trees are in bloom and where people are already training for the Antwerp 10 Miles, a popular race which takes place this month. Hungry? Then visit Antwerpen Proeft (Taste of Antwerp), the largest culinary festival in Belgium.

Overview

Sunday Shopping

Sunday Shopping

Many of the shops in the historical city centre are open every first Sunday of the month. Performances and small mobile events like the Antwerp......

Markets

Markets

Nothing is more fun than a market.You get a taste of the city and its local offerings.Antwerp has several weekly and monthly markets spread all......

Antwerp 10 Miles & Marathon

Antwerp 10 Miles & Marathon

The Antwerp 10 Miles & Marathon is Flanders’ largest running event. All day long, tens of thousands of runners take over Antwerp’s inner city. Join......

Antwerpen Proeft | Taste of Antwerp

Antwerpen Proeft | Taste of Antwerp

The annual Belgian culinary festival Antwerpen Proeft (Taste of Antwerp) was organised for the first time in 2007. This year, the 11th edition will......

Around Hieronymus Bosch

Around Hieronymus Bosch

With ‘Around Hieronymus Bosch’ the Museum Mayer van den Bergh displays Bosch-like paintings from its own collection.  ...

Alec Soth. Gathered Leaves

Alec Soth. Gathered Leaves

With Gathered Leaves, FOMU brings four series by Magnum photographer Alec Soth to Belgium....

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Throughout the year, you can hear the carillon play between 12.00 p.m. and 1.00 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Cathedral of Our......

The Golden Cabinet

The Golden Cabinet

The residence of burgomaster and patron Nicolaas Rockox (1560–1640) is being transformed into a luxurious art cabinet with top items from the......

REUNION From Quinten Metsijs to Peter Paul Rubens

REUNION  From Quinten Metsijs to Peter Paul Rubens

The cathedral is celebrating the 450th anniversary of the Diocese of Antwerp with this prestigious exhibition. Magnificent altarpieces held in......

‘Projet pour un jardin’: Roman Signer at the Middelheim Museum

‘Projet pour un jardin’: Roman Signer at the Middelheim Museum

Discover until 2 April 2017 the pioneering work by Swiss artist Roman Signer at the Middelheim Museum....

Discover the newly refurbished M HKA

Discover the newly refurbished M HKA

Discover from 28 April 2017 the new, freely accessible permanent collection at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Antwerp (M HKA)...