Museum Vleeshuis, Antwerp

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  • July 18, 2017
    Near the stone, in the oldest part of Antwerp. To the meat House you can also see the remnants of one of the first stone ramparts of Antwerp. The museum houses a large collection of musical instruments.
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  • June 25, 2017
    The meat House was a meeting place of the meat cutters and here was from 1504 meat traded. It is a museum since 1913. I had no idea what would be in the museum to see and you soon think of something with meat. On the site I found out that here a look back will be given for six hundred years of music and dance in the city of Antwerp and became curious. The meat House is a beautiful building from outside and from within. One is in the process of restoration to the exterior. Inside there is a randomness to all kinds of instruments. One has an app for the smart phone. You can read and hear the stories of the music instrument how that sound like you the relevant number of the musical instrument. That is a wonderful addition to all you see here. In the basement there is also an instrument workshop and you can see how one clocks. I'm here a few hours fresh. The museum is open from Thursday to Sunday.
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  • June 16, 2017
    In this museum you can find many historical musical instruments, and the museum tells the story of how the instruments and the musical artists are connected to the history of Antwerp. In the basement ...  more »
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  • January 14, 2017
    A museum full of musical instruments, music books and other music related exhibits. You can listen to most instruments on their website. Just connect with your phone to the free city wifi.
  • April 4, 2017
    Beautiful and historical place with so many ancient and modern musical instruments, must visit.
  • September 22, 2016
    The museum of musical instruments is a top place in Antwerp for the music instruments enthusiast. One hour is more than enough.Apart from the music instruments there are also tools that were used to make them._
  • July 16, 2016
    Impressive building of the former meat guild. Pass by here on the way to/from the 'Steen'
  • June 30, 2017
    Place for music lovers and it's history

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