Plantin-Moretus museum

The original house and workshop of the publishing dynasty Plantin-Moretus opens its doors to you for an exceptional experience.

The Plantin-Moretus Museum is the first museum on the UNESCO World Heritage List.


It is the original residence and printing house of the Plantin-Moretus publishing family in the heart of Antwerp.


The museum tells the story of three hundred years of family history and entrepreneurship: with the oldest printing presses in the world, family portraits painted by the house painter Peter Paul Rubens and the original letter from Garamond on everyone’s computer.


Opening hours and prices :


Open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm.


Full price: 8€

Visitors from 26 to 65 years old


Reduced rate: 6 euro

  • Visitors from 12 to 25 years old
  • Visitors over 65 years old
  • Visitors in wheelchairs

Free of charge

  • Visitors under 12 years old
  • Wheelchair and disabled visitors’ escorts


Address: Vrijdagmarkt 22-23, 2000 Antwerp – (+32)3 221 14 50