Your visit

The Horta Museum is still open with the usual opening hours. Reservation is required
(no CST needed)
!! closed on Thursday 11 November !!
Group visits resume in the morning by appointment: please contact info@hortamuseum.be


Opening Times

Monday - closed to public / open to school visits
Tuesday - 2pm - 5:30pm

Wednesday - 2pm - 5:30pm

Thursday - 2pm - 5:30pm

Friday - 2pm - 5:30pm

Saturday - 11am - 5:30pm

Sunday - 11am - 5:30pm

Last entrance at 17:00.

With the recognition of the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles: free entrance on the first Sunday of the month.

New provisions in response to coronavirus:

  • Booking is required
  • No phone or email reservation required
  • Visitor circuit adjusted for maximum safety and hygiene
  • No cloakrooms or lavatories : handbags and small backpacks only (40 x 30 x 25 cm maximum)
  • Masks obligatory (6 years and older)
  • Photography and use of mobile phones forbidden
  • Payment on leaving the Museum

The interior of the Horta Museum comprises eleven half-floors structured around a narrow central stairwell. Due to the configuration of the building, all of which is listed, we are unable to receive visitors with reduced mobility.

Why is photography banned in the Horta House ?

Closing Times

The Museum is closed on Mondays and on 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, Ascension Day, 21 July, 15 August, 1&11 November, 25 December.


Adults - 10 euros
Students (with a student pass), from 18 years old and younger than 30 - 5 euros
Seniors (+ 65), job-seekers and Sint-Gillis inhabitants - 6 euros
Primary/Secondary pupils from 6 to 18 year - 3 euros
Article 27 - 1.25 euros 
MuseumPass - free entrance
ART NOUVEAU PASS - free entrance
Icom card, Okv card, press card - free entrance


The Horta Museum educational service offers many activities for school, extracurricular and community groups with a social purpose. We are also open to further suggestions for collaborative projects in educational or social contexts.


Self-guided visit.

Explore the Horta museum with your family using Simone's notebooks: The Horta Museum, a family visit.

Groups and Guided Tours

- In force until further notice -
Groups and guided tours by appointment, booked one week in advance, 9.00-12.00 (maximum three groups of 15 people per hour).

Groups and guided visits are also possible during the weekend (by appointment), booked one week in advance, from 9.15 to 11.00 (maximum 3 groups of 15 people each hour).

Private visits after 17.30 can be arranged:  info@hortamuseum.be or phone +32 (0)2 543 04 90.

Guided Art Nouveau walks in the area can be arranged : info@hortamuseum.be or phone +32 (0)2 543 04 90.

Languages: French, English, Dutch, German and, possibly, Italian, Spanish, Swedish and Japanese.


Week: 70 euros + individual entry fee.

Weekends: 80 euros + individual entry fee + 25 euros fee for the surveillance.
Evenings: 100 euros + individual entry fee + 350 euros fee for the surveillance.


3.300 euros (including guided tour, caretaking and insurance): dinner in the dining room (up to 20 people); cocktails up to 40 people (elisabeth@hortamuseum.be / +32.2.543.04.92)


The Museum, the first Art Nouveau ‘listed’ building in the Brussels Région (1963), opened to the public in 1969. It is a World Heritage Site and won the Belgian Museum Prize in 2012.

Photography is forbidden. The copyright off Horta’s works is managed by SOFAM.

The Museum is supported by the Commune of Saint-Gilles, the Région of Bruxelles-Capitale (Department of Monuments and Sites), the French Community of Belgium, the King Baudouin Foundation, and the Fonds de restauration du patrimonie mobilier ING in Belgium, managed by Roberto Polo of the King Baudouin Foundation.

 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards