Monday to Saturday
9 am – 5 pm
(Online reservation required)
Tuesday to Sunday
10 am – 5 pm
- Entrance: Mont des Arts 28, 1000 Brussels
- Mailing address: Boulevard de l’Empereur 4, 1000 Brussels
- Deliveries: Place de la Justice 9, 1000 Brussels
First time using the library?
KBR is not an ordinary library.
All books must be read in the reading rooms and will be retrieved for you by the library staff.
Please use the online catalogue to reserve your documents before your visit. There is no book distribution on Saturdays.
Tickets for events
KBR organises exhibitions, afternoon concerts, guided tours and much more.
Getting a reader’s card
At KBR, you can only consult books in the reading rooms. To reserve a seat in […]Continue reading “Getting a reader’s card”
How to get here
Plan your trip to KBR with all the information on wheelchair accessibility.Continue reading “How to get here”
Opening hours of the library’s reading rooms and the KBR museum.Continue reading “Opening hours”
Digital Heritage Seminar: Reliable Semantic Indexing of Historical Newspapers at Scale15.06.2023 @ 14:00 – 15:30
Maud Ehrmann (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) talks about the challenges for reliable semantic indexing of historical newspapers.Continue reading “Digital Heritage Seminar: Reliable Semantic Indexing of Historical Newspapers at Scale”
Expo: James Ensor. Inspired by Brussels22.02.2024 @ 10:00 – 02.06.2024 @ 17:00
Visit the exhibition that brings together an exceptionally large number of original works by James Ensor in a unique historical setting.Continue reading “Expo: James Ensor. Inspired by Brussels”