About this Tour
Visit the 3 museums in the Park of the Cinquantenaire - Art&History Museum, Autoworld and Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History - within 3 months at reduced prices! Only valid for permanent exhibitions, temporary exhibitions not included.
Please note: you will need to exchange your voucher at the box office of the Art & History Museum, where it will be replaced by a ticket that will be accepted in the other three museums as well. Ticket can be used within 3 months!
Art & History Museum
In the Art & History Museum, you can see national archaeological artefacts from prehistory to the age of the Merovingians, as well as finds from Egypt, the Near East, Iran and Classical Antiquity. Among the star attractions are the collections of Egyptian sarcophagi and Greek vases, the great mosaic floor from Apamea and the model of Ancient Rome. There are also non-European art treasures from China, South-east Asia, Central Asia, the cultural world of Islam, America and Oceania. Particularly famous is the collection of pre-Columbian art and another eye-catcher is the colossal statue from Easter Island. There is also a representative selection of European decorative art, ranging from Romanesque Art to Art Deco. Among the collections not to be missed are the Mosan liturgical treasures, the tapestries, the retables, the glassware and the Art Nouveau figures. Indeed, some of the art treasures in this museum are right out of the top drawer.
Autoworld museum features more than 250 vehicles on permanent display, other than holding temporary exhibitions throughout the year that take on various automotive themes. The permanent collection includes models such as a 1928 Bentley, a 1930 Bugatti and a 1930 Cord and several limousines which belonged to the Belgian royal family.
The Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History
The Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History is the perfect stop for history and military enthusiasts. Located in the two northernmost halls of the Cinquantenaire Park historic complex, the museum collections comprise more than 10 centuries of military and technology history, ranging from suits of armor, antique firearms and swords to armored vehicles and airplanes. Numerous paintings, sculptures, decorations, and military uniforms bring back to life the military history of this area. Closed on Mondays.