The Horta Museum is dedicated to the life and work of the Belgian Art Nouveau architect Victor Horta and his time. The museum is housed in Horta's former house and atelier, Maison & Atelier Horta (1898), in the Brussels municipality of Saint-Gilles. Housed in the Art Nouveau interiors is a permanent display of furniture, utensils and art objects designed by Horta and his contemporaries as well as documents related to his life and time. The museum also organises temporary exhibitions on topics related to Horta and his art. The building is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List as one of the major town houses of Victor Horta in Brussels.



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Founded: 1898
Category: Museums in Belgium


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Erica D'Alessandro (6 months ago)
Staff is so nice and welcoming ! Plus the house is amazing and really worth seeing! Highly recommend it. Thank you.
Gary Bridgeman (6 months ago)
After 12 years of living in Brussels I finally visited the Horta Museum. If you are a fan of Horta then it doesn't disappoint. More could be done to include things like audio guides and more expansive descriptions. Other than that nice way to spend an hour.
Peter S (6 months ago)
The house is amazing and definitely worth a visit. The reservation part wasn't, since we had to wait outside with a large crowd, and groups entered every 5-10 mins or so.. Visitors inside don't really respect any kind of distancing..but that's people in general.
Tahni Candelaria (8 months ago)
Beautiful interior, rude staff! The museum is inspiring and informative, and has placards in English - so that is great. It is definitely worth a visit, but beware that the staff is quite rude (I witnessed rudeness towards other people as well) and this honestly ruined my experience a little bit. Would have given 2 or 3 stars but I was just so impressed with the beauty of Horta’s creations!
Antonín Jelínek (9 months ago)
Really beautiful house of the most famous Belgian architect who built half of the buildings in Brusel :)
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