Tourist

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Tourists © VisitBrussels - Olivier van de Kerchove

In Brussels, the capital of Belgium, the City and the Region joined to promote tourism.

The tourist information desk VisitBrussels (formerly Brussels International - Tourism and Congress) is situated in:

  • the Rue Royale, in the BIP offices [plan]
  • the City Hall on the Grand-Place of Brussels [plan]
  • the Bruxelles-Midi (Brussel Zuid) train station [plan]

The official site of VisitBrussels offers lots of information about: what to discover, how to eat, to go out or to find accommodation in Brussels. You can also find a schedule there.

Map of Brussels

An online city map of Brussels contains all services and tourist attractions and museums of the City:

Attention: city maps, brochures and guides in paper are available at the tourist information offices.

Map with tourist information offices in Brussels

Next video of Brussels as a tourist destination with images of popular sights, events, museums,... contains no comment but text in English:

Satisfaction survey

Tourists can fill in the satisfaction survey of VisitBrussels to assess Brussels as a tourist destination.

Open data

Practical information

VisitBrussels
BIP - Brussels Info Place
Rue Royale 2-4
1000 Brussels
[plan]

Tel. : 02 513 89 40
Fax : 02 513 83 20

Opening hours : all days from 10 am to 6 pm
Closing period : 1 January and 25 December

VisitBrussels
Information Desk
City Hall
Grand-Place
1000 Brussels
Tel. : 02 513 89 40
Fax : 02 513 83 20

Opening hours : each day from 9 am till 6 pm
Closing period : 1 January, 25 December

 

News

News

  • New comic book wall of Kinky & Cosy

    New comic book wall of Kinky & Cosy

    Kinky & Cosy, the two twin sisters from the comics series of Nix, are now part of the comic book route of the City. Their comic book wall at the Rue des Bogards 19 was inaugurated on Wednesday 22 June. Discover the whole route with more than 40 comic book walls here.

  • Map with ATMs

    Map with ATMs

    This map shows ATMs or cashpoints on the territory of the City of Brussels. Where to find banks for cash withdrawals in Brussels? If you click the places, the bank office and address will be shown.

  • Free parking and shuttles during sales

    Free parking and shuttles during sales

    The City of Brussels takes two measures to support the stores at the start of the sales on 1 July 2016: free parking in the Pentagon the first two Saturdays of the summer sales and a free shopping bus that connects the upper town with the lower town. A parking service is also being tested.

  • New comic book wall at Parckfarm

    New comic book wall at Parckfarm

    On Saturday 25 June, the new comic book wall 'Parchis' was inaugurated at the Parckfarm at Tour & Taxis. The Parchis fresco is an adaptation of the print that artist Peter Willems made in 2014 as part of Parckdesign, in which a local version of the Moroccan game Parchis was created. Discover the whole strip route with more than 40 murals.

  • 'Pop-up BXLoveSummer' opens at Bourse

    'Pop-up BXLoveSummer' opens at Bourse

    The City of Brussels opens the 'pop-up BXLoveSummer', a temporary shop at the Place de la Bourse. The pop-up store focuses on the dynamics of Brussels during the summer, but it also offers information on the design of the pedestrian zone. The store is open until 31 August 2016, each day from 11 am to 8 pm.

  • Virtual visit of Brussels

    Virtual visit of Brussels

    A virtual visit of Brussels is available at the website bruxelles.arounder.com. The website worked together with the BITC, the Brussels regional tourist office.

  • Summer sales 2016

    Summer sales 2016

    In Belgium, a trader can only sell products under the name 'sales' ('solden' in Dutch, 'soldes' in French) twice a year. Both periods of sales are determined by law. The second period begins on Friday 1 July and ends on 31 July 2016.

 

Agenda

Agenda