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Belgian Comic Strip Center

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Smurfs and Tintin are just a few of the cartoon characters immortalized by Belgian cartoon artists, and kids and adults alike can explore cartoon characters at the Belgian Comics Art Museum.
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Rue des Sables 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 219 19 80
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum provides a lot about the history of the comic strip and many of Belgium’s comics. Some more well known than others. The building was beautiful and there’s a brief explanation of how it came to be what it is. Locker availability so you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we meet the smurfs, tin tin , Lucky Luke and many more cartoons . It was good with adult and children comic cartoon strip. the restaurant is excellent value in the museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dee P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum housed in this amazing building which is worth visiting for as well as the history of cartoons.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MickH662
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps we should have done more research, but we hoped for more from a centre dedicated to comic strips. To be honest, we were bored. General descriptions were in French, Dutch and English, but the actual comic strips needed at least a brief synopsis. Sadly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank antoniam835
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum starts with cave paintings, placing comics and visual communication in a historical context. I enjoyed the section on different illustration techniques most, along with the Smurfs and Tintin. The top floor is quite specialist and was a bit lost on me. A true...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cerys S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

.. and lots of learning on the history and development of comic strips. Lots of people - many families with small children. I had the feeling that the fathers enjoyed the museum more than what the kids did.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank HansELind
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Although I am not a huge fan, I enjoyed the art work and memorabilia which was in a lovely art nouveau building.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Frances S
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

In Belgium, bandes dessinées are a serious business. And Brussels is their undisputed capital. Very famous Tintin or the Smurfs lead the way toward a world of creativity but there are several other characters and hundreds of authors. And the Belgian Comic Strip Center, housed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fabiodiglio
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Some beautiful posters and decor, but I expected more fun from the visit, not a history lesson. If you are after the history of comics, you'll love it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ambassador821357
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Very interesting and creative museum, loved seeing the history of comics, and an explanation of all the forms of them. Lovely gift shop too, would recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Adults: € 10,00 Senior 65+: € 8,00 12-25 years: € 7,00 Children under 12: € 3,50