Major works in KBR

Entrance will be moved temporarily to Boulevard de l’Empereur 2.

Major works will be carried out on the Palace of Charles of Lorraine, the entrance on the Mont des Arts and in and around the Nassau chapel, for the KBR Museum.

Follow the works first hand


From 8 April: entrance from Boulevard de l’Empereur 2

The entire construction site will be closed to the public from 8 April onward. The entrances on the Mont des Arts and Place du Musée 1 will no longer be accessible.

Until 15 October 2019, the only entrance and exit for the KBR building will be Boulevard de l’Empereur 2. Construction works will start on 23 April.


Impact on library services

  • Public entrance on Boulevard de l’Empereur 2 (from 8 April)
  • Librarium and shop are closed
  • Noise impact from these works can be significant at times

We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Since our shop is located inside the construction site, it will be closed until the end of the works.  You can still order publications through fubc@xoe.or.