The Best Things to Do in Brussels

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Popular things to do in Brussels

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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Monument
Manneken Pis
2.4
Duration: 30 minutes
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Specialty Museum
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
At Grand Place, Brussels' impressive main square, you'll see many opulent buildings, including the city hall, Museum of the City of Brussels, and Brewers Museum. When in the capital of Belgium, make sure a visit to Atomium, a building resembling the structure of an atom, is on your list of things to do in Brussels. Musicians and music enthusiasts rarely miss Musical Instruments Museum, where they explore various musical traditions and peculiar music instruments. Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium remains a special treat for every art buff.

Museums in Brussels

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Art Museum
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique
4.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Belgian Comic Strip Center
2.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Magritte Museum
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Museum
René Magritte Museum Jette
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Brussels

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World heritage site
Historic Centre of Brugge Bruges
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Landmark
The Markt Bruges
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Groeningemuseum Bruges
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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World heritage site
Belfry of Bruges Bruges
4.5
Duration: 1 hour

Hidden gems in Brussels

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Architectural Building
Parc du Cinquantenaire
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Horta Museum (Musee Horta)
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Castle
Royal Palace of Brussels
4.2
Duration: 1 hour

Kid-friendly things to do in Brussels

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Theme Park
Mini-Europe
3.9
Duration: 3h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Autoworld
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
Park
Bois de la Cambre
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Shopping in Brussels

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Shopping Mall
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Flea Market
Marche Aux Puces de Bruxelles
3.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Mary Chocolatier
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Maison Dandoy
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min

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