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Prepare a visit

Safety measures

The BELvue museum has been closely following government recommendations since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis.

Several hygiene measures have been put in place in order to guarantee the safety of each visitor. These measures are likely to evolve according to the adaptations of the government directives. You will find the list of the currently applied measures here below :

1. Before coming to the museum

1. Before coming to the museum
  • Reservation required. 

  • You can book your visit via the BELvue website, whether it is for a visit to the BELvue Museum, a temporary exhibition or the Coudenberg Palace. If you wish to visit several tours, please book each visit individually. If you need help with online booking, you can send an email to

  • Wearing a mask is mandatory. If you don't have one, you can buy a bag with a mask and gloves at the entrance. We strongly recommend electronic payments.

  • For the children who participate in the educational games "Mimi & Momo", "I'm the minister!", "On the road with Zeno" and the booklet of the exhibition "Comès. Of Shadow and Silence", please bring along your own grey and colored pencils.

  • Guided tours are once again allowed for groups of close contacts (bubbles). Wearing a mask is obligatory throughout the visit. To book, please contact the guide association of your choice.

  • Individual group visits without a guide are allowed only for children under 12 years of age. To reserve a group visit, please contact us via Thank you for including the following information when making group reservations: 

    - Group name 
    - Name of the contact person 
    - Address 
    - Contact details phone & mail of the group 
    - Number of people
    - Desired date of visit
    - Desired time of visit
    - Which exhibition: permanent exhibition BELvue or the temporary exhibitions?

  • What are the measures applied for classes, associations or playgrounds? Discover the measures applied for each sector in Dutch here and in French here.

  • Is you group a bubble? Please find all info here.

2. On site

  • You follow the route indicated by the posters and stickers on the ground (a map is available at the reception desk). The entrance and exit will be in two different places.

  • You will receive a touch pen in order to use the screens. Several disinfection stations are at your disposal in the building.

  • The shop and the terrace are accessible. The cloakroom and restaurant are not accessible.

  • The tools to be handled in the museum have been condemned.

  • Plexiglas screens protect the exchanges at the cash desk. We ask you to give priority to electronic payments as much as possible.

  • Two stewards will monitor visitor access to the museum. One at the reception desk, the other in the museum. One or two stewards will also be present in the Coudenberg Palace.

3. General measures for the BELvue

  • Daily disinfection of the windows, toilets and all touch screens.

4. General measures for the Coudenberg

  • The "In Search of the Treasure of the Golden Fleece" treasure hunt is limited in number, the material is disinfected after each use.

  • The group visits are only possible for children under 12 years old. To book a group visit please contact us via

  • What are the measures applied for classes, associations or playgrounds? Discover the measures applied for each sector in Dutch here and in French here.

Brussels Health Safety Label

This health label is an initiative of so that visitors from home and abroad can use the tourist infrastructure in Brussels with peace of mind. 



Place des Palais, 7
1000 Brussels.

+32(0)2 500 45 54
Directions on Google maps

Belvue map

Stop: Parc/ Park, Trône/ Troon, Porte de Namur/ Naamsepoort, Gare Centrale/ Centraal-Station
1, 2, 5, 6
Stop: Parc/ Park 
92, 93
Stop: Parc/ Park, Trône/ Troon 
27, 38, 71, 95
Stuiversstraat (Albertina)/Rue des Sols (Albertine), Troonplein/Place du Trône, Hertogstraat/Rue Ducale

Opening hours

Opening hours
Monday until Friday
09:30 — 17:00
Saturday and Sunday
10:00 — 18:00
July and August 
10:00 — 18:00
School holidays (Belgium)
10:00 — 18:00
1/01 and 25 /12
24/12 and 31/12
Opened until 16:00
From 15/02 until 21/02
10:00 — 18:00

Coudenberg closed on Monday


The BELvue is accessible for disabled people (access ramps, elevators, visit itinerary and specially adapted restrooms). It is recommended to contact the BELvue museum before the visit.


Standard ticket 
BELvue or Coudenberg: 7€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 12€
Senior citizens (+65) 
BELvue or Coudenberg: 6€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 10€
Groups of 15 persons min.
BELvue or Coudenberg: 6€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 10€
BELvue ou Coudenberg: 5€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 8€
BELvue ou Coudenberg: 5€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 8€
Person with disabilities
BELvue ou Coudenberg: 5€
BELvue + Coudenberg: 8€
-18 years old
Every wednesday afternoon, from 2 p.m.

Price for BELvue or Coudenberg (price for both)

Payment methods

  • Cash, Bancontact/MasterCard, Maestro and Visa (except V-pay)
  • Sport & Culture Pass (Sodexo)
  • Sabam culture access voucher (Sodexo)


Teacher card

Get free access to the BELvue museum or the Coudenberg with a valid teacher's card.


The teachers' card is a card reserved for members of the educational personnel. By presenting the card at the reception desk, you will benefit from the advantages granted by the BELvue museum. 


For more information, please visit the website. Please note that the website is only available in Dutch. 

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Entrance fee: € 1,25 (valid for the BELvue or the Coudenberg)


For more information, please consult the website


Free entrance in the BELvue museum and in the Coudenberg with a valid museumpass. 

Buy your museumpass for only 59 € at the museum's reception or on

Brussels Card

A combi-ticket allows you to visit the BELvue museum and the Coudenberg for 24, 48 or 72 hours starting from the first validation in the museum. 
A member of the reception staff at the museum will scan the unique barcode on top of your Brussels Card. 


For more information, please visit the website


Paspartoe social fee - entrance fee: 2 €

Paspartoe also available for groups: more info

Visit with children, classes or groups