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Practical Info



€ 1000

Teachers, 60+ & groups

€ 700

Students, job seekers & people with a disability

€ 400

"article 27"

€ 125

-18 & students from art schools (-26)






Brussels Museum Card




Friday Tours (excl. entry ticket)

€ 700

Guided tour (15 people)

€ 14000

Guided tour (schools and associations)

€ 5000

Guided tour + workshop (schools)

€ 10000

Visual Thinking Strategies (incl. in entry ticket)


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Opening hours

Open Tuesday - Sunday 11:00 - 18:00

Closed on Mondays

The roof terrace is accessible for free during opening hours.


Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month until 21:00.


On 24.12 and 31.12, WIELS exceptionally closes its doors at 16:00 & during the assembly / dismantling periods WIELS is sometimes closed. Next closing period: 17.08 to 11.09.


How to get to WIELS

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 ”

Access for people with reduced mobility is available through the parking (-2) at the back of the building.

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

Av. Van Volxemlaan 354
1190 Brussels
tel +32 (0)2 340 00 53


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

Thanks to access via the car park and lifts, people with reduced mobility and visitors with a pushchair can access 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.

Workshops, guided tours and special requests

Do you want to discover WIELS and its exhibitions in an expert way? WIELS offers different options to accommodate audiences with varying interests and ages. Workshops, guided tours, etc. can be thought in collaboration for an optimal experience and discovery. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information.

Guided tours

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Guided tours

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

Book your tour for a group (at least one week before the tour)

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

Friday Tours

You wish to discover the exhibition with a guide. Meet on Fridays at 13:30 (FR) and 15:00 (NL) and join the guided tour. €7 (without distinction) in addition to the entrance ticket.

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"Visual Thinking Strategies" Visits

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at 17:30, WIELS offers a “Visual Thinking Strategy” visit. During these visits, visitors are invited to engage in personal association, questioning, speculation, analysis, fact finding and categorization while viewing a work. The goal: to connect to art in a way that is meaningful, lasting and enjoyable.
Included in the entrance ticket.

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Café Kamilou

Tuesday to Sunday: 11:00 -18:00 & Nocturnes every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month until 21:00.

Monday: closed

02 894 46 66


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

Tuesday to Sunday: 11:00 -18:00 & Nocturnes every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month until 21:00.

Monday: closed