Events February

February is the month of culture. It may be raining and freezing outside, but Antwerp’s theatres and concert halls are filled to the rafters for some of the hottest acts in town. If you’re looking for an original way to surprise the love of your life for Valentine’s Day, then how about a romantic city trip to Antwerp?

 

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......

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....

Rik Wouters & the private utopia

Rik Wouters & the private utopia

The exhibition takes the theme of domestic bliss in the home of the Belgian painter Rik Wouters and his wife Nel and the intimate little Eden they......

Buddha & Mind

Buddha & Mind

The quest for peace and tranquillity is more relevant than ever in the hectic lives we lead these days....

450th anniversary of the town hall. The city’s best known house

450th anniversary of the town hall. The city’s best known house

On 27 February 2015 the town hall of Antwerp will celebrate its 450th anniversary. A unique anniversary which should be celebrated which is......

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....