Guided tours for adults
GUIDED TOUR: Brussels - the fascinating development of a city
In which children will explore the evolution of Brussels down the centuries. They will learn all about key moments in its history: its medieval origins, the two defensive walls which once encircled the city, the spectacular fire of 1695, how little outlying villages became incorporated into the city and the vaulting of the River Senne. To top off the visit, they will be introduced to Manneken-Pis and hear his story!
Price: € 50 by group
GUIDED TOUR: An introduction to the history of Brussels and its symbols.
Themes: the origins of the City of Brussels and its development throughout the ages - altarpieces and tapestries - internationally renowned Brussels craftsmanship - and the Manneken Pis.
Duration : +/- 1h15
- € 75.00 (weekdays) or € 90.00 (weekends) + € 6.00 per person
- € 50.00 all inclusive rate for social organizations.
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The Grand Place to be
Themes: the development of the market square during the Middle Ages - the square's appearance from the Middle Ages to the 17th century – the main buildings: the Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall) and the Maison du Roi (King’s House) – the bombardment by Louis XIV's troops in 1695 – the reconstruction of the houses at the end of the 17th century and the start of the 18th century – The deterioration of the square before its renovation between 1850-1920. 19th century – The most recent restoration campaigns and listing by UNESCO.
Duration: +/- 1 hour
- €75 (weekdays) or €90 (weekends) + €6 per person (reductions available)
Guided tour + visit of the square
Themes: those of the exhibition + Gothic and Baroque architecture - the emblems indicating the house names - the chronograms and Roman numerals - the decorative elements evoking the various craft guilds and those in authority - the t'Serclaes monument
Duration: +/- 2 hrs
- €120 + €6 per person (reductions available)