About Museum Night

Culture until the wee hours

On the first Saturday of August, Museum Night takes over Antwerp. Many Antwerp museums and cultural institutions open their doors on 5 August between 7 pm and 1 am. Discover and enjoy an extensive and unique programme. The programme has been put together especially for Museum Night and can only be experienced once. Afterwards you can party on at the afterparty. Don't miss the 17th edition of Museum Night and book your ticket(s) quickly!


Everybody welcome

Museum Night wants to give the widest possible audience a taste of art, heritage and culture. Expect quirky tours, exciting music performances, delicious tastings, lovely activities for children and impressive performances, amongst much more.


1 ticket, 19 museums

With 1 ticket you can visit all participating museums on Museum Night. You can also use your ticket to request a free Velo day pass, the shared bicycle of the city of Antwerp. You can easily move between the different participants by bike. Read more about accessibility to and from Antwerp. Hungry for more? With your Museum Night wristband you can visit one more participating museum for free throughout the month of August.



Museum Night is an initiative of the city of Antwerp, made possible with the support of Gazet van Antwerpen and Velo Antwerpen.