Typical Brussels

The places you really shouldn’t miss include : the Grand’Place with its rounded cobblestones and gilded houses, Manneken Pis, the brazen little chap with the well-stocked wardrobe, the Galeries Saint-Hubert, the Bourse(stock exchange), La Monnaie Opéra house,… but to feel the soul of the city and enjoy the “art de vivre” like a Brussels native, you have to go into one of the many cafés you come accross on the way and sip a Gueuze, Kriek or Faro, jewels in the crown of Brussels’great brewing tradition.

Classic walk

The major attractions at the heart of the capital can be discovered at leisure in the course of one single, charming walk. In fact, its most fascinating old monuments are concentrated within a perimeter that is on a human scale...



This is the fourth edition of our new festival ARS IN CATHEDRALI. But in fact, it was in 1959 that the organ summer festival started in our Cathedral...

Brussels on draught

Although belgians are coffee drinkers, their cafés are known first And foremost for serving draught beer and, in a return to their roots and authenticity, traditional beers. belgians love their beer, drinking 100 litres of the beverage a year.

Festival Carolus V

Festival Carolus V - Family Day
VISITBRUSSELS and its partners present you with a tourist programme all about Charles V and his era. Some see this emperor as...

Guided tour of The Town Hall of Brussels, innerrooms

Discover the Town Hall of Brussels, masterpiece of urban power: the history of the building and its political function - the prestigious spaces: the city council hall, wedding hall, the Gothic hall, the stairs, the waiting room of the Mayor...

Chips, chip stands and brussels " zwanze "

Known around the world, the chip is a jewel of Belgian popular gastronomy. For any tourist visiting our capital it is absolutely unthinkable not to try out our famous, cheaply priced, inescapable “frites”.

Big Royal Oath and Saint Georges of the Crossbowmen of Brussels

The museum exhibits collections related to the life of the Guild and the history of crossbow (more than 1500 parts)...


Guided tours
Brussels's best recipes that you can do easily at home.

Schaerbeek museum of beer

The aim of the museum is to teach the public in an appealing way all about brewing in Belgium. Visitors will see the history of beer, a variety of ancient machines used in brewing and beer production, a collection of roughly one thousand Belgian beer bottles, several hundred beer mats, beer glasses, a fine collection of café hoardings, etc.


Brussels card - 3 € ReductionUnmistakable symbol of Brussels and Belgium and unique feat in the history of architecture: the Atomium is today the most popular attraction in the Capital of Europe.

Guided tours : Brussels, its folklore and its joy of living

Guided tours
Creativity and folklore in Brussels reflect the art of living: fashion, design, and diversity are given pride of place everywhere in the studios and display windows: from vintage to refined rawness, from minimalism to kitsch. All the styles of art and of life are there. Anecdotes, nonsense, patois… your guide will tell you all about it.
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