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Browse 213 manuscripts from the Library of the Dukes of Burgundy

The KBR museum offers you the opportunity to share in Europe’s medieval cultural past, and admire beautiful illuminated manuscripts.

You will discover the Library of the Dukes of Burgundy, a collection of manuscripts that is so unique that it has name of its own. Many of these works have survived the ravages of time and are now treasured by KBR.


Browse these manuscripts

Now the museum is temporarily closed, you can browse 213 manuscripts from this unique collection. For free, without any limitations. Zoom in on amazing miniatures, in full detail. Enjoy!

Masterpieces such as the Roman de Girart de Nevers, the Peterborough Psalter and the Chroniques de Hainaut are among the 50 most prestigious manuscripts worldwide.

They can all be found on https://belgica.kbr.be, together with hundreds of other digitised documents from the KR collections.

Browse the manuscripts