• Krokuskriebels in het MAS 2018. Foto: Frederik Beyens
    Krokuskriebels in het MAS 2018. Foto: Frederik Beyens

    MAS. A river of tales

    What makes the museum so unique? Discover the MAS in a few words.


  • The MAS is anything but a classic museum. The story of the MAS is aimed at every visitor. We offer you a summary of our activities here.
  • Bachusstoet, Michaelina Wautier - Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Gemäldegalerie
    Baroque's leading lady
    Friday 01 June 2018 - Sunday 02 September 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00
    Individual visitors
    Two of the city's museums are teaming up for the first retrospective exhibition of the work of Michaelina Wautier (1604–1689), in a unique partnership between the Rubens House and the MAS.
  • Exhibition
    From 1 June 2018
    As part of ‘Antwerp Baroque 2018: Rubens as an inspiration’, the MAS welcomes the photographer and artist Athos Burez to the boulevard.
  • Colourful rituals
    Celebration! is a true feast for all the senses as it takes you through the various traditions around the world in celebration of life's rites of passage.
  • Evenement
    AThe opening weekend of ‘Antwerp Baroque 2018. Rubens inspires’ kicks off on the 1st of June! Visit the new expositions ‘Michaelina’, 'Celebration!' and the solo exhibition of photographer Athos Burez.
  • Exhibition
    A bold look at the collection
    Thursday 25 October 2018 - Sunday 17 February 2019 from 10:00 to 17:00
    Individual visitors
    From 18 October 2018 the youngsters of "MAS in Jonge Handen" will be taking over a floor of the museum. Let your instinct lead you in this unique exhibition.
  • Spotlight
    Studying for exams knows no limits. Social isolation is a thing of the past: when students are revising nowadays, they like to study together. Which is why the MAS is offering a unique study place for you as a student from the 15th of May!
  • Unable to choose? Then why not visit every floor of the MAS? Book the full MAS tour, accompanied by a passionate guide. You will receive detailed explanation about all the themed rooms, which will be available free of charge all day long.
  • The MAS collection is a collection of collections. More than 500,000 pieces relating to Antwerp, the port and the world. Browse a selection from it and discover its riches.