Renaissance Day

From 08.06.24 > 08.06.24

Plunge into the heart of the Renaissance in Brussels!

The museum will be presented from a different angle to guide you through history.

On the programme:

Ready to show you round our collections, our guides will welcome you dressed in the costumes of the Ommegang (the annual historical procession in Brussels). A whole series of activities awaits you, including storytellers and fun games.

At 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30 and 15:30:
Discover the art of Verdadera Destreza with Bruselas Destreza. Under the guidance of fencing master Juan Varea, try your hand at this Spanish Renaissance fencing style, with organised activities and introductory sessions for all.

At 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00:
Immerse yourself in the elegance of the 16th century with Cadanza Renaissance: historical dances, costumes reproducing period engravings and paintings, and choreography inspired by ballet masters such as Thoinot Arbeau and Cesare Negri.

At 13:30, 14:30, 15:30 and 16:30:
Explore the captivating world of Renaissance music with Co-Vibration, a vocal ensemble of choral singers from the Brussels Choral Society and La Badinerie.

Practical details

• From 10:00 to 17:00
• All activities are included in the museum admission fee
• Book your places on our reservation platform
• Part of the Brussels Renaissance Festival

Renaissance Festival 2023 (c) Eric Danhier