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MyBXL maintenance and telephone accessibility

Due to maintenance works, the External site MyBXL citizen portal will be unavailable from Friday 2 December at 1 pm until Saturday 3 December at 7:30 am. Interruptions are still possible on Saturday 3 December. Due to the move of the services of the City of Brussels to the new Brucity Administrative Centre (on 12 December 2022), the waiting time for a telephone answer may be temporarily longer as well.

 

Exhibition. Renaissance of a unique masterpiece

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From 12 December 2015 to 30 April 2017 at the Museum of the City of Brussels (Maison du Roi).

The City Museum of Brussels has an extraordinary work of art: a huge drawing of 3m40 to 3m80 of the Martyrdom of St. Paul (16th century).

This gigantic fresco paper is a reflection of the life and concerns of an era in motion: the Renaissance. It is attributed to the Flemish painter Pieter Coecke. Now, the tapestry carton undergoes a thorough restoration in the museum. The public will be able to follow this restoration in the museum.

Opening hours

  • Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm, each Thursday to 8 pm
  • closed on Mondays