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The Black Sisters Museum – Basilique de Koekelberg


Design Museum Brussels

Planetarium of Brussels

Belgian Chocolate Village

Horta Museum

The Black Sisters Museum – Basilique de Koekelberg

Parvis de la Basilique 1
1083 Ganshoren

M 2 - 6 / B 13 - 87 / T 19

  • accessible
  • parking-sans-aide
  • wc-sans-aide

GUIDES Standing guides

EXTRA-MUROS Walk in Brusseleir (Belgian Chocolate Village >Basilica of Koekelberg)

The Basilica of Koekelberg, a magnificent Art Deco building, houses the Museum of the Black Sisters of Brussels, the Museum of Modern Religious Art. Besides the permanent exhibitions, you can discover the specific features of the building and the original model made by the architect Albert van Huffel in 1925, access the different spaces dedicated to the artists Harry Elström and Norbert De Clercq, admire the stained-glass windows created by the Korean artist Kim En Joong and climb the dome for a breathtaking panoramic view!

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GUIDES Ask your questions to the guides in the exhibition spaces.

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EXTRA-MUROS The chocolate and industrial past and present of the town, its large Elisabeth Park lined with beautiful Art Nouveau houses in particular, which lead you to its Basilica with its unique and exceptional architecture, are some of the elements to be discovered during this walk.

→ 19:15 departure Basilica > Belgian Chocolate Village – Places are limited, come 15 min in advance (duration 1h)

Attention: only a visit to the museum of departure is included in the Extra-Muros activity. If you wish to visit the the Basilica of Koekelberg, make sure to allow enough time before the start of the Extra-Muros activity. If you wish to visit the Belgian Chocolate Village, you will be required to buy a new ticket.