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Rubens House (Rubenshuis)

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's not often that you get to see the works of an artist as well as those of his contemporaries in the same space. This museum offers its fair share of lesser known Rubens paintings as well as the paintings of his contemporaries.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Klikes2travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must-see museum in Antwerp. A lovely collection Ruben's work. In the center of the historic center.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sophiak520
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rubens'grand residence retains much of its original atmosphere, despite work to maintain and restructure it over the centuries. In particular, parts of the interior look as if the Girl with a Pearl Earring could step through the door at any moment. As you'd expect, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PatriciaG147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't make the best of our visit because we were dressed for the cold outdoors and the house was very warm (obviously to look after the paintings). Very claustrophobic but what we did see was great. Very crowded.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank adobeKent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I definitely would recommend seeing Rubens Huis. We visited in November 2018 and Rubens residence is under restoration. Still a lovely spot and worth the trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank coreyk995
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love unique museums specially when they are old houses turned museum. The garden itself is worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jcisinthehouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So interesting. Great guide leaflet with enough info for the non expert to understand and appreciate. The domestic setting is unusual for major art works. It got a bit crowded, it is understandably popular.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KatM27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful period home filled with architecture, furniture and artwork from Rubens and Van Eyck. Costs 10 euros to get it and it's worth every penny.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MetOnBeach
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Yes. Absolutely yes. A must place to visit. Take your time and enjoy the works of master artist. Loved the garden.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TomiN114
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Rubenshuis is the home of the painter Peter Paul Rubens. The house is beautiful with beautiful furnishings and beautiful art. Some of the art was painted by Rubens and some were painted by other artists. When I was there it had a lot of scaffolding...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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10 December 2015|
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Response from Reissmurf13 | Reviewed this property |
The renovation works wil be completed in 2019 if there is no delay We where there August 22 2018 They are curently working on the porch in the indoor garden
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