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BRUSSELS : FREE ART NOUVEAU TOUR

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  • Brussels
  • Available in: Spanish, English, French

About the guru Bravo

Bravo Discovery offers you a quality tour guide service anywhere in Belgium. We work in conjunction with the Brussels tourism office. We practice responsible tourism while respecting the local economy. Our employees are professional guides and we have a team of freelance guides trained in the “Haute Écoles” of Brussels. ​ We work in partnership with local businesses an... More »

Bravo Discovery offers you a quality tour guide service anywhere in Belgium. We work in conjunction with the Brussels tourism office. We practice responsible tourism while respecting the local economy. Our employees are professional guides and we have a team of freelance guides trained in the “Haute Écoles” of Brussels. ​ We work in partnership with local businesses and can call on a range of quality service providers to suit your needs. ​ We specialize in providing tailor-made tours, based on the interests of our clients and mindful of the need to balance culture and relaxation. ​ Our strengths: experience, local guides, enthusiastic and charismatic staff. Our values: responsible tourism, professionalism, respect of the historical and cultural heritage, protection of the environment, sustainable competitiveness.

About the tour

Guided tour by an expert of the Art Nouveau architecture in Brussels

Discover the most beautiful and impressive Art Nouveau projects by architects who mastered the art of combining iron, glass, wood and stone into an infinite variety of different forms and curves

DESCRIPTION

Learn everything about the origins and the development of Art Nouveau in Brusselsduring a guided tour. Discover the Bailli neighbourhood where the largest number of Art Nouveau buildings can be found. Visit the Victor Horta museum.

WHAT TO EXPECT

The tour starts at Grand Place. Afterwards, we will take the tram until the Bailli district, the famous village in the city with the largest number of Art Nouveau buildings in Brussels. We will collect €2.50 for the tram ride in the beginning of the tour.

PROGRAM

“Old England House” (Musical Instruments Museum)

Hotel Tassel, built by Victor Horta in 1893/1894

Van Rysselberghe House, built by Ocatave Van Rysselberghe in 1912

Hotel Otlet, built by Ocatave Van Rysselberghe and Henry van de Velde from 1894-1898

Hotel Goblet d’Alviella, built by Ocatave Van Rysselberghe in 1882

Hotel Ciamberlani, built by Paul Hankar in 1897

The house of painter René Janssens, built by Paul Hankar in 1898

Architect Armand Van Waesberghe

The Beukman house, built by Albert Roosenboom in 1900

The private home of architect Paul Hankar

Victor Horta Museum

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Price:

Free (pay as you want)

When:

Every Saturday

Starting time:

10h00

Meeting point:

Grand-Place in front of the City Hall. Find our guides! They hold a white umbrella.

Duration:

2,5 hours

Language:

English

Included:

Guided tour with an English-speaking guide expert in Art Nouveau

Not included:

The tram or bus tickets

The ticket to the Horta museum

Meeting point
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How to find me: Meeting point: Grand-Place in front of the City Hall. Find our guides! They hold a white umbrella.
Tour duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Tour schedule

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What's the price?

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Ratings (3)

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Brigitte

3 months ago

We loved the very informative!

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Jade Stella

4 months ago

Very insightful tour, learned a lot about the present Art Noveau items across Brussels city. Note that this is not a city tour though it will passby most of the iconic landmarks with focusing on discussing its relevance to the Art Nouveau revolution.

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Thank you for your comment.
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Jasleen

8 months ago

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Response from Bravo:

Gracias por su puntuación. Un saludo
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