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Museum of the Belgian Brewers

Grand Place 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 49 87
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No beer lover should visit Brussels without a visit to this 17th-century museum, which shows an important and unique side of the city's history.
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good10%
  • Average22%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible34%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Grand Place 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 49 87
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you have 20 minutes to spare when you are around Grand Place in Brussels, go and visit the Museum of Belgian brewers, it is in a basement on the square. For €5 you will see how they make beer, look at some of the...More

Thank MrPhileasF
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Shame! This very small museum features just 3 small rooms with almost nothing to do and to see. Shame! There is a very small bar, since the €5 ticket fee includes a degustation, a room with some tables and a 3rd room featuring a boring...More

Thank Anchises M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We saw the sign for Belgian Beer Museum in the square and thought it could be interesting. The place is very small; with a bar room, seating area with a few artefacts to look at and the brew equipment room which shows a video. The...More

Thank acoton
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Long story short -> you pay 5€ per person and you can enter a room to see some beer utilities (no real information on how to brew beer). In this room you will watch a 15min movie (more or less the heart of this museum)...More

Thank cancellarius
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Calling this a museum is a but of a stretch. Has artifacts and information about brewing process and you get a tasting at the end. It's dark and uninteresting. Take your euros and buy a beer at a pub and skip this.

1  Thank kennys_mom07
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Compared to sapporo and heineken museums, it is just a display of the equipment used plus a brochure. With 5 euros, you get one drink plus a brochure. Am not sure if it is worth the visit because I tended to compare with the two...More

Thank Panching L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We stumbled upon this tiny museum and despite being uncertain if it was legit or not decided to take the plunge. It consists of a main cellar room with seating and antique beer-making equipment, a small front bar room where you get your beer sample,...More

Thank kerlin4321
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is not a museum and does not tell you anything about the beers of Belgium, which is very sad since there is a lot they could do. You go into a room with a very odd setup & boring movie. The small beer they...More

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Mistake #1 - not reading what this was before we went in. Mistake #2 - staying Don't wast 5 euro on this. You can watch a better history on YouTube. The beer included in the was either light or dark. I selected the dark and...More

Thank jtj651
Reviewed 15 May 2017

One room with film with very general knowledge. 15minites film and half a pint of beer after. There is a toilet in there you can use, but better go to the pub. It defiantly not worth it. Museum is located on the main squire and...More

Thank Nataliyathatch
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