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Brel Foundation

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Are you a fan of Jacques Brel who has always wanted to see Brussels from his point of view? Driven by a spirit of transmission to the new generations, the Brel Foundation gathers, indexes and digitizes archives related to the work and life of Belgian artist Jacques Brel. Located a stone’s throw from the Grand Place, it offers a permanent digital exhibition where visitors can discover the multiple facets of the man’s talent in the Brel Chanteur and Brel Auteur spaces. Visitors can also discover his career of singer and actor in our movie theater Ciné Brel. 5 screenings a day, Including the mythical concert "Les Adieux à l'Olympia" from 1966. Movie programmation : Also, a walking tour with audio guide in the native city of the singer is available for anyone who wants to discover Brussels through one of his most iconic figures. A little extra bonus: the Brel Foundation regularly organises film clubs in the presence of France Brel, one of the famous singer's daughters (only in French). Tourist or great connoisseur, everyone Is welcome! * The Brussels Card only gives access to the permanent exhibition of the Museum. The movie theater and the audio guided walking tour are additional activities.

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Monday from 11:00 to 18:30
Tuesday from 11:00 to 18:30
Wednesday from 11:00 to 18:30
Thursday from 11:00 to 18:30
Friday from 11:00 to 18:30
Saturday from 11:00 to 18:30
Sunday from 11:00 to 18:30

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