René Magritte Museum, Jette

4.3
#5 of 88 in Museums in Brussels
Housed in the home where he lived for 24 years, René Magritte Museum paints a picture of the life of the Belgian surrealist painter. Rene Magritte, world-renowned for his surrealist painting, lived in this house from 1930 to 1950. Walk the same halls as did the celebrated painter, and see where he created roughly half of his works, including many of his masterpieces. On five floors, the museum displays 200 of Magritte's paintings, including "Scheherazade," "The Return," and "The Empire of Light." See beyond Magritte's paintings as you explore the ground floor, decorated as it would have looked when the artist occupied the home. Find out how to plan Brussels trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • Before heading to the Magritte Museum, I went to prepare for the preparation. Because I had seen that the security was not good in the guidebook and the net, I headed in the morning ichi. The traffic is certainly few, but I did not feel particularly dangerous if it was bright. I walked from the nearest metro station, but the tram might be closer. The room was very small. When I say Japanese, it showed me the explanation written in Japanese. I looked carefully for about an hour, but during that time, no other customers came.
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  • This was my third time visit the city and I finally got time to visit this famous Rene Magritte house museum. It was totally worth! There’re a lot of his collections! I can spend half day here.  more »
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  • Amazing!! The staff are so passionate and well informed and his house is so lovely to visit. So many places and objects that inspired many of his paintings are here
  • Small and simple museum on the life of René Magritte, allowing for a glimpse into the more intimate life of the man, as well as some lesser known works (such as his advertising posters). I recommend downloading the free audio guide on Cloudguide (mobile app).
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