Thursday Late 05.01.2023, 02.02.2023, 02.03.2023

The first Thursday of the month, the museum is open until 22:00! Come and discover our exhibitions and have a chat in the museum café.

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The first Thursday of the month, the museum is open until 22:00! Come and discover our exhibitions and have a chat in the museum café.

  • Every 1st Thursday of the month, 17:00 - 22:00.

  • Reservation is possible, but not necessary.

To see

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Museum of daily life


Touch a coffee grinder and hear the beans grind, smell the detergent of yesteryear, do a dance in the wedding room, draw your own lucky charm or read an old New Year's letter. Our daily lives are full of rituals, habits and traditions.

Permanent exhibition

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LIGHTS OUT. PUPPET ON - FROM 25 JUNE


The exhibition ‘Lights out. Puppet on’ shows a unique collection of theatre puppets from the 20th century to the present day. Discover all sides of the magical world of puppetry and puppet theatre.

Temporary exhibition 25.06.22 - 26.03.23

Lights out. Puppet on

MUSEUM CAFÉ AND TERRACE OPEN UNTIL 10.00 P.M

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The Ghent museums


The other museums in Ghent will also be opening their doors! Read more about Thursday Late.

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