Royal Museum of Central Africa

(FR) Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale | (NL) Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika
A museum dedicated to African culture and history
Royal Museum for Central Africa
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This fascinating museum is home to a huge collection of artifacts and exhibits that highlight the natural history, culture, and art of Central Africa. Whether you’re a history buff or simply looking for a fun and educational way to spend an afternoon, the Royal Museum of Central Africa is a must-visit attraction in Brussels.

The Royal Museum for Central Africa, Brussels
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Take a small trip to East Brussels

The Royal Museum of Central Africa is a massive museum that covers over 80 acres of land. Inside, you’ll find exhibits that explore everything from the natural history of Central Africa to the cultural traditions of its people. There are displays of African art and artifacts, including sculptures, masks, and textiles, as well as exhibits that showcase the flora and fauna of the region.

One of the most impressive parts of the Royal Museum of Central Africa is its collection of taxidermied animals. The museum has over 10,000 specimens, including a number of rare and endangered species. There are also exhibits that showcase the traditional clothing, music, and dance of the people of Central Africa. Whether you’re interested in history, art, or natural science, there’s something for everyone at this incredible museum.

Embark on a Journey Through Time and Culture

The Royal Museum of Central Africa is an important institution that helps to preserve and celebrate the history and culture of Central Africa. It’s a wonderful place to visit, whether you’re a student of history, an art lover, or simply looking for educational experience.

Getting There

Take the metro line 1 or 5 to Montgomery station and then take bus 34 to the museum. The museum is located at the end of the line.


Avenue de Tervueren, 161, 1150 Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, Belgium

Hours and Fees


Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00 – 17:00




Your admission is free if you have .

Adults: €10
Seniors 65+ (with ID): €8
Students (Full-time with ID): €5
Young adults and Children (18 and under): Free
Visitors with disabilities: Free
Brussels Card Holder: Free
MuseumPassmusées holder: Free


What is the history of the Africa Museum?

The Africa Museum is a museum dedicated to African culture and history. It was founded in 1898 and is located in the Tervuren district of Brussels, Belgium. The museum houses a large collection of African art, artifacts, and archaeological objects, as well as a library and archives.