Ancient publications of the City

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The ancient publications about the history of Brussels are always available.

List available in Dutch and French.

Practical information

Museum of the City of Brussels - Maison du Roi
Grand-Place
1000 Brussels
[plan]

Tel. : 02 279 43 50
Fax : 02 279 43 62

Opening hours : From Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am till 5 pm. On Thursday open till 8 pm. Closure of the ticket desk: 15 minutes before the closure of the museum.
Closing period : on Mondays and 1/1, 1/5, 1/11, 11/11 and 25/12
More information : Entrance: 8 euro, 6 euro for seniors, 4 euro for students, free: under 18 years, the first Sunday of the month and for inhabitants of the City of Brussels. Art 27: 1.25 euro. Several reductions possible. Legends in French, Dutch and English.

Archives of the City
Rue des Tanneurs 65
1000 Brussels
[plan]

Tel. : 02 279 53 20

Opening hours : From Monday till Friday from 8:30 am till 4:00 pm.
Telephone hours : From Monday till Friday from 8:30 am till 4:00 pm.
Closing period : 28 March, 5 May, 6 May, 16 May, from 18 July to 15 August, from 31 October to 2 November, 11 November, 14 and 15 November, from 26 December 2016 to 6 January 2017
Archives of the city - former Archives (more than 10 years) in licence and in planning certificates.
More information : The Brussels City Archives reading room will be closed to the public from Saturday 16 July 2016 to Monday 15 August 2016 included. The access and copy processes of the building permits archives are not possible during this time frame, at the City Archives nor at the Administrative Centre (Boulevard Anspach 6).