Save the social media of Belgium

Wanted: online Belgian heritage

Submit social media handles and hashtags that you think should be preserved.

Book your place for the reading room

You can consult collections in the reading room and study in the study room. Remember to reserve a seat in advance via your MyKBR account.

KBR is the Royal Library of Belgium

As the country's national library, we collect all Belgian publications. We preserve, manage and study more than 8 million documents, a rich cultural and historical heritage.

Museum focus: Witches avant la lettre

Through manuscripts exhibited at the KBR museum, you discover what being a woman meant in our regions at the end of the 15th century. From the Virgin Mary to mermaids.



Open workshop: Painting with Pigments

05.12.2021 @ 14:00

Discover how much fun it is to make paint from pigment powder and acacia gum and paint yourself a coat of arms or a detail from a manuscript.

Read more about KBR's digitised collections