Museum of Natural Sciences

Rue Vautier 29 Vautierstraat - 1000 Brussels

Museum of Natural Sciences

  • Railway station at 300 m
  • Car park
  • Coach car park
    3 parking spots
  • Maestro
  • Visa/MasterCard
General

General

  • B-Excursions
THE MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCES: A GREAT DAY OUT, NATURALLY!
- 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.
Last but not least: discover also the wild animals behind the teddies or books and cartoons characters in our temporary exhibition TEDDY BEAR (till September 1st).
Practical information

Practical information

Information for individuals

  • Opening times
    From Tuesday to Friday: 9.30 - 17.00 • Saturday, Sunday and Belgian school holidays (from Tuesday to Sunday): 10.00 - 18.00 • Closed Mondays, on 01/01, 01/05 and 25/12
  • Price
    adults €7 - children (6-17) €4.50 - students / 65+ / disabled €6 - children (<6) free of charge • Supplement for temporary exhibitions (€2.50) and paleoLAB (€2)
  • Tour length

    min.1 hr

Information for groups

  • Opening times
    • Tuesday 10:00 - 17:30
    • Wednesday 10:00 - 17:30
    • Thursday 10:00 - 17:30
    • Friday 10:00 - 17:30
    • Saturday 10:00 - 17:30
    • Sunday 10:00 - 17:30
  • Price
    (min. 15 people) adults €6 - children (2-25) €3
  • Guided tour
    Information bookings: Tel. 02/627.42.52
  • Information
    Guided tours (max. 15 people): school groups €35 - adults €62 on weekdays, €75 on weekends • Natural sciences activities (max. 20 people): school groups +€3 - PaleoLab: children +€3
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Itinerary

  • 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
Events

Events

  • 2018
    Oct
    18
    2019
    Sep
    01
    Teddy & Bear - Bring your teddy along
    Teddy & Bear - Bring your teddy along
    • Opening times

      18/10/2018 - 01/09/2019: * monday: closed * tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday: from 09:30 to 17:00 * saturday and sunday: from 10:00 to 18:00

    • Price

      Normal: 9,50 € - Enfants: 7,00 € - Senior: 8,50 €

    Who are the bears? When did they appear? Do they only eat honey? Are they very clumsy? Where and how do they live? Are they endangered? Is the Yeti a bear? Get to know the necessities in Teddy & Bear! For children aged 4+: interactive teddy trail around the exhibition!

  • 2019
    Mar
    30
    2019
    Mar
    30
    Familiedag Teddy&Beer
    Familiedag Teddy&Beer
    • Price

      Normal: 9,50 € - Enfants: 7,00 €

    Au programme, des histoires pour vos petits oursons (dès 4 ans, à 10h30, 11h30, 14h, 15h et 16h), des bricolages, des coloriages, des animations du WWF-Belgique, des stands d'information, un selfie Polar point exclusif et les projections du film Grizzly de Disneynature (un film d’Alastair Fothergill et Keith Scholey coréalisé par Adam Chapman) et du documentaire Life is One (cette bande-annonce est en anglais mais le film sera aussi projeté en français) de Patrick Rouxel, sur la réhabilitation d'ours malais dans la nature. Les animations de la Journée Familles sont gratuites, l'accès aux salles permanentes et à l'expo est payant (voir nos tarifs). Vous êtes des mordus du Muséum ? Profitez-en pour vous abonner et (re)visiter Ours & Nounours. Pendant un an, vous accédez autant de fois que vous le souhaitez aux salles permanentes ainsi qu'à l'expo temporaire (sans supplément), vous bénéficiez d'une réduction de 20 % pour nos stages de vacances et de 10 % au Museumshop, ainsi que de tarifs réduits dans les attractions de nos partenaires. L’abonnement est à 30 € pour les adultes et à 20 € pour les jeunes (dès 4 ans jusqu’à la fin de l’expo Ours & Nounours) et les 65+.