Practical information

The Erasmus House

Rue de Formanoir, 31
B-1070 Bruxelles

+ 32 2 521 13 83

Opening hours

Open from Tuesdays to Sundays and public holidays.
We are open on Monday 29/05/2023.

10 a.m. > 6 p.m

For a complete visit

> Ask for the visitor’s guide at the reception desk for all the information you need about the collections.
> Ask for the visitor’s guide “An inclusive look at the 16th century” at the reception desk of the museum. It reveals 10 stories and 10 images that you can experience in augmented reality.
> Consult our programme of activities to make sure you don’t miss anything (concerts, events, etc.).


Period with temporary exhibition

3€ (seniors + students)
1,25€ (child +6 years, article 27, jobseeker)
Free of charge (-6 years)

Payment in cash or by Bancontact

1st Sunday of the month

Free admission to the museum!
Next date: 04/06/2023

Card > Brussel Card

> There are several options: the Brussels Card 24, 48 or 72 hours

The Beguinage

Rue du Chapelain, 8
B-1070 Bruxelles

+ 32 2 521 13 83

Opening hours

This exceptionally well conserved, studied, and restored architectural complex will be open to the public for a few events until the new museum project is put in place (autumn 2024) or by booking a guided tour for groups.
Opening days 2023
Two options
> Each 1st Sunday of the month, free admission!
Next dates: Sundays 04/06, 02/07, 06/08
Opening hours: 10 a.m.>5 p.m.
Guided tour “Architecture & History”: 2 p.m.
Guided tour of the beguinage and the Erasmus House (1:30) (in French).
Departure at 2 p.m. at the beguinage, the visit continues at 2:45 p.m. at the Erasmus House and its gardens.
Free entrance without reservation.
> Book a guided tour for groups


Fauteuil roulant
The ground floor of the Erasmus House and the gardens are accessible to wheelchair users. Visitors with reduced mobility are invited to give prior notice of their visit so that access ramps can be put in place and they can be welcomed under optimal conditions. We regret that the Beguinage cannot be visited as the doorways in these listed buildings are too narrow.

Dogs accompanying visitors with a disability are accepted in the Erasmus House and the Beguinage.


Access by Road

On Ring O (West), take exit 14 ‘Pede / Moortebeek’ and follow the ‘Boulevard Sylvian Dupuis’ until the second set of traffic lights: there you will see the ‘Maison d’Érasme’ sign.

By train

If you arrive at the South Station (H.S.T.), take tram 81 >destination ‘Debussy’ and alight at ‘Saint Guidon’, or bus 49 >destination ‘Bockstael’ and alight at the ‘Maison d’Érasme’.
If you arrive at the Central Station, take Metro line 5, destination ‘Érasme’ and alight at ‘Saint-Guidon’.

By public transport

Tram 81, stop ‘Saint-Guidon’
Bus 46, stop ‘Saint-Guidon’
Bus 49, stop ‘Maison d’Érasme’ or ‘Saint-Guidon’
Métro line 5, destination ‘Érasme’, stop ‘Saint-Guidon’

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