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Practical information


Buy tickets online


€ 1000

Teachers, 60+ & groups (min. 10), Lottery Club

€ 700

Students, job seekers & people with a disability

€ 400

Article 27

€ 125

-18 & students from art schools (-26)


Welcome Pass


Do you live within one kilometer of WIELS? Ask for your Welcome Pass at the reception desk and visit all exhibitions for free during one year. Please show a valid proof of your address to pick up your pass.



Pass for sale at the reception desk (€59)

Brussels Museum Card




Guided tour

€ 14000

For 15 people (guide + tickets incl.)


€ 400

6 euros discount on standard fare with culture voucher Paspartoe.

Paspartoe opportunity pass

€ 200

Paspartoe pass holders with an opportunity pass pay €2 per ticket.

Opening hours

Open Tuesday - Sunday
11:00 - 18:00

WIELS is closed on Mondays.
The roof terrace is accessible for free during opening hours.

WIELS is exceptionally closed on Tuesday 3 October 2023.


Every 1st Wednesday of the month until 21:00.

Guided tours

Wiels Bruxelles centre d'art contemporain
Andrea Anoni

Guided tours

WIELS offers a large range of guided tours. Led by our team of dynamic art historians, these guided tours allow groups or classes to explore in depth a particular exhibition, wider questions of contemporary art or the history and architecture of the WIELS building.

Formulas + Reservations

Schools & Kets

Appreciating contemporary art can be easier with the help of a skilled guide who understands the various facets of an artist's work. Our team of mediators can adapt to any audience and arouse everyone's interest during an active and lively visit to our exhibitions.

More information + Reservations for schools

Activities and holiday workshops for kids and families

Look Who's talking

WIELS organises guided tours given by an expert, an artist, a curator, ... to let you discover the exhibition from a different perspective. On registration and included in the entrance ticket.

Check the events

Directions & Accessibility

Get directions

WIELS can easily be reached by public transportation. A parking is available for bikes, cars and buses at the back of the building.

Trams: 82 – 97, “Wiels” stop
Bus: 50 – 49, “Wiels” stop
Train: Brussels Midi (walk of 20 minutes to WIELS)
Car: Ring, Exit 17 “Anderlecht Industrie”, follow “Centre - Albert ”

Villo! bike station accros the road (Station nr. 223)
WIELS is located in a Poppy zone


WIELS and its team hold great importance to the accessibility of the building and the content offered therein.

Thanks to access through the parking lot and lifts, people with reduced mobility and visitors with a pushchair can access the building via the back of the building. Due to its historical character, the building does not allow easy access to a small room located on the 4th floor. Don't hesitate to ask one of the staff to experience all of the presented content.

People with a disability receive a reduction on their entry ticket. See our prices for more information.

Wiels' Café

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© Martin Pilette

Wiels' Café

Come enjoy a delicious, freshly prepared meal in a historic venue - the WIELS brewing hall in the former Wielemans brewery. Surrounded by authentic copper brewpubs and botanical plants, escape the hustle and bustle of the city. The seasonal menu indulges you with the tastiest flavours and aromas of ingredients sourced from local Brussels growers and merchants. Whether you come for a cup of coffee, spicy tea or a refreshing pint, with the Café's wide range of dishes and drinks, there is something at WIELS for everyone. Stop by and discover the revamped Wiels' Café. Tasty and healthy - or santé!

Tuesday - Sunday: 11:00 -18:00
Contact: cafe@wiels.org



Wiels Brussels Bruxelles bookshop bookstore librairie art books kunstboeken livres catalogi catalogs catalogues museum musée
© Alexandra Bertels

The WIELS bookshop is located in the brewing hall, next to the cafeteria where you can read quietly and have a coffee.

Tuesday - Sunday: 11:00 -18:00
Monday: closed