Events May

<p><span style="font-family: inherit; font-size: 1rem; line-height: 1.6;">May heralds the return of the Sinksenfoor to Antwerp. This annual fun fair has become part of Antwerp’s cultural heritage. Haven’t had your fill after a bag of “smoutebollen”? Then visit Antwerpen Proeft, the largest culinary festival in Belgium.</span></p>

Events May

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......

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Music in the city? It must be the carillon. Throughout the year, you can hear the carillon play between 12.00 p.m. and 1.00 p.m. every......

Flat-Cum-Studio of Jozef Peeters

Flat-Cum-Studio of Jozef Peeters

Jozef Peeters (1895-1960) was a pioneer of Belgian abstract art. He and his wife and their two children lived in a four-room corner flat on......

Photography Inc.

Photography Inc.

‘Photography Inc.’recounts the history of photography from the industry perspective. Using photographs, cameras, magazines and......

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......

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......

Antwerp à la carte

Antwerp à la carte

The exhibition “Antwerp à la carte” presents the history of the City of Antwerp through culinary glasses. It does not focus......