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The new Coins and Medals Department is located on Level +3.
This is the first time—and it may be the last—you can get really up close and personal with Bruegel’s prints. The exhibition ‘The World of Bruegel in Black and White’ will draw you deep into the imaginary world of Bruegel, the genius and marvelous draughtsman.
The new catalogue has been launched. Please go to the subscription desk to activate your MY KBR account.
In preparation of the introduction of the new Library Management System the Library will be closed to the public for one week from 1 to 9 September 2018.
What happened in the Royal Library of Belgium in 2017? Read all about it in our annual report.
From now on the American collection can be consulted in the
General Reading Room. The reference books are available in the Catalogue room.
The Coins and Medals Reading Room will be closed from 1 September to 31 December 2018. The Reading Room will remain accessible until 31 August.
From 1 July to 31 August, we are only open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Good news for all vistors of the Prints and Maps and Plans Reading Rooms: it has been decided to reopen the entrance Place du Musée.
On Monday 12 March at 9 a.m., the Royal Library will open its renovated
Newspapers Reading Room. It offers spaces for research, studying, coworking and relaxation in the heart of Brussels.