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An evening at Plantin-Moretus - The Brussels Map Circle 20th anniversary

Antwerp, Belgium
Organisation: The Brussels Map Circle
1 December 2018. Mark this date in your diary to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Brussels Map Circle at the Museum Plantin-Moretus in Antwerp (Belgium). The 400 year old house of the famous family of printers is UNESCO World Heritage and will be ours for the whole evening. You may expect guided tours, special pieces from their collection and … good catering. For our Members and their partners only!

  • 18.00-18.30 arrival
  • 18.30-20.00 guided tours in English, French and Dutch
  • 18.30-20.00 viewing of maps in the reading room
  • 20.00 reception

Getting to the museum
The Museum Plantin-Moretus is located in the centre of Antwerp.
  • By train, from Antwerp Central:
    • Take tram 3, 9 or 15
    • Get out at the Groenplaats stop. From Groenplaats, follow the route described under 'On foot/by bike'
  • On foot/by bike:
    • From Groenplaats, head down Nationalestraat as far as the first lights.
    • Turn right into Steenhouwersvest.
    • Take the first right (Drukkerijstraat) and you will come to Vrijdagmarkt.
  • By car:
    • Follow signs for 'Antwerpen-Centrum'
    • Then follow signs for 'P-Groenplaats'

Suggested parking site: Parking Cammerpoorte, Nationalestraat 38-40, B-2000 Antwerpen. Parking is also available at the Groenplaats, Brabo (Kammenstraat) and Scheldekaai Noord (Jordaenskaai) car parks.

Locations: see map on

Registrations now closed.

Venue: Museum Plantin-Moretus, Vrijdagmarkt 22, 2000 Antwerp
Time schedule: 18.00 h.
Catalogue availability: n.a.