Museum of Natural Sciences

- The Earth is swarming with life - rediscover it in our new Gallery, Living Planet, through an aesthetic, family-friendly and scientific approach to biodiversity;
- Meet the famous Bernissart Iguanodons, T.rex, Triceratops, Diplodocus, and 34 other species, including a NEW Plateosaurus fossil since December 2017, in the largest Dinosaur Gallery in Europe;
- Learn about the human body and how we evolved in the Gallery of Humankind and go back in time in the Gallery of Evolution.
- You can also find out about urban species in BiodiverCITY, discover specimens which illustrate the Museum’s history in the 250 Years of Natural Sciences hall, beware of the kings of the Cretaceous seas in the Mosasaur Hall, admire the magnificent crystals in the Mineral Hall, and take part in one of our Education Service’s interactive activities.
  • Public transport: Brussels-Luxemburg railway station • subway Maalbeek (lines 1& 5) and Troon (lines 2 & 6) • Museum bus stop (lines 34 & 80), Parnassus bus stop (lines 38 & 95) • B-excursion for individuals: 510 temporary exhibitions - 131 permanent exhibitions.
  • 1,5 Schuman
  • Opening times

    07/04/2020 - 31/12/2021: * monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, saturday and sunday: closed

  • Opening times

    01/02/2021 - 31/03/2021: * monday, saturday and sunday: closed * tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday: from 09:30 to 17:00

  • Price

    VIP: 45,00 €

During the week, our permanent exhibitions are quiet and easy to visit. Take the opportunity to discover them with your family and a guide who knows the Museum like the back of his hand! . One bubble per guided tour (5 people max.) . From Tuesday to Friday, outside school holidays . Book by e-mail ( or by phone (02 627 42 52). . Pay on the spot, by Bancontact, on the day of the visit. . +€ 45 per bubble, in addition to the tickets for the permanent exhibitions (€ 7 per adult, € 4,50 per young person from 6 to 17 years old, € 6 per student, senior, disabled person, € 0 for those benefiting from free admission).