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Practical information

To get the most out of your visit, read the general visitor information in advance.

We take various precautions to offer you a pleasant visit.


Middelheim Museum
Middelheimlaan 61
2020 Antwerp
tel. + 32 3 288 33 60

Please note: on Mondays the museum administration is not available.


  • Free
  • In the Middelheim Museum you pay cashless in the shop. We accept Bancontact, Mastercard, Maestro, VISA and V PAY. 

Opening times

The museum is open every day of the week, except Monday. It is exceptionally open on Easter Monday and on Whit Monday.

The museum’s opening hours depend on the season. You can find the exact times below. Visitors are admitted until 30 minutes before closing time but are requested to leave the art park in good time as the gates are shut punctually. The indoor venues close one hour before closing time.

Opening times art park:

  • October to March: from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
  • April: from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.
  • May to August: from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.
  • September: from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

The museum is closed on the following public holidays: 1 January, 1 May, 1 November, 25 December.

The museum is open on 18 May, Ascension Day. 

The art park is closed in stormy weather.

Getting there

Public transport

The Middelheim Museum is easily accessible by train, tram and bus. The De Lijn route planner will show you the way. Tip: enter ‘Middelheim Park’ as the destination.

Plan your route here

By bike

You can easily get to the museum by bike. There is a bike park at the three main entrances.

By car

  • On the Antwerp ring road, take the Berchem or Wilrijk exit
  • Free parking in Beukenlaan, about 300 m walk.


Plans and signage

The art park has nine entrance gates. Extensive signage has been put up in all the areas of the art park. The signs guide to you to the various pavilions and the castle. There are floor plans with an overview plan of the art park at the three main entrances.


We offer free Wi-Fi in most areas of the art park.

Babies and small children

There is a changing table for babies on the courtyard near the castle and in the collection pavilion.

Less mobile visitors

There is a toilet for less mobile visitors on the courtyard near the castle. The museum makes available two wheelchairs upon request. To be booked before your visit with the museum desk (+ 32 3 288 33 60).

Park regulations

You may not touch the artworks in the Middelheim Museum Park because this can damage the works.

Visitors of the Middelheim Park must adhere to the park regulations that apply to all Antwerp parks. The rules are clear and evident to people who respect nature, their surroundings and other people.

Use your smartphone

Make your visit to the Middelheim Museum as contactless as possible. You can consult these tools on your smartphone.

In the art park

In the collection pavilion

Guided tours

Guided tours for groups are possible. One guide for every 15 participants.

Group visits without guide

A limited number of people are allowed in the indoor locations. Please take into account that you may have to wait if it gets too busy.