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Rubens House (Rubenshuis)

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The house and story behind it and all the paintings is indeed fascinating but it could be much better organized. The seem to allow individual tour guides in various languages in with groups inside making it hard to get around these big groups and the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Location is just off main shopping street. It was one of the most expensive and elaborate houses of its time. A nice visit.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Rubens’ house and workshop is a treasure of art and history, with much to explore and good labels in a booklet in English. Much info about his pupil, Van Dyck, and a stunning self portrait.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This exhibit was so interesting. There is a book you can use to guide you through the house and I really recommend that because it will give you background and translations of everything! I wish I could've stayed longer but they were closing! Make sure...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting beautiful house. Loved lots of the detail and the garden. A must see if visiting Antwerp

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It costs 10 euros and worth it. Make sure you pick up a explanatory booklet per person to read about the paintings and artefacts when you buy your tickets. Currently they are renovating some of the outside and were able to don hard hats and...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent guide, Marc, for our walking tour of Antwerp, the highlight being the Rubens House. We especially appreciated the fast pace of the tour, enabling us to see as much as possible and also the wealth of excellent information imparted by Marc,...More

Thank s3aview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we visited Ruben's House on the sunday of the August Bank Holiday weekend.Ruben's House was a real cultural gem,filled with excellent art,paintings and sculptures.Each exhibit is numbered and you are given a guide in the language of your choice,that explains every exhibit,the artist and...More

Thank Marco_Num1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rubenshuis is one of the loveliest places to visit in Antwerp. It is a must see destination having being the home and studio of Rubens. We have visited many times and don't tire of going back.

Thank hdias
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see in Antwerp! A booklet is provided that gives you the details on what you are viewing. Many of the paintings inside are by Ruben's contemporaries and other artists he liked. In his studio are several of his own pieces that...More

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Response from Reissmurf13 | Reviewed this property |
The renovation works wil be completed in 2019 if there is no delay We where there August 22 2018 They are curently working on the porch in the indoor garden
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