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STAM - Ghent City Museum

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

STAM - Ghent City Museum

Your visit to Ghent begins at the Ghent City Museum (STAM)

Ghent has something from every period of history and that also applies to the STAM - Ghent City museum: the 14th-century abbey, the 17th-century monastery and the new 21st-century development together form the Ghent City museum. Unmistakably contemporary against an unique historical background, the museum tells the story of Ghent through inspiring collection pieces and interactive multimedia. Past, present and future are illustrated in a clear and interesting trail, detailing Ghent’s transformation from a medieval metropolis into a city of knowledge and culture.
 
A wonderful location - the restored Bijloke Abbey, an enormous aerial photo on an illuminated glass floor, white LEGO towers that invite visitors to build their very own story of Ghent… The Ghent City museum offers a surprising adventure both through its collection and presentation – in an unforgettable journey through time you’ll discover what made Ghent the city it is today.
 
Moreover, temporary exhibitions delve deeper into what makes a city a city.
 
The Ghent City museum is the ideal place to start your cultural discovery of Ghent. 

 

Opening hours

  • T 19/10  >
  • F 20/10  >
  • S 21/10  >
  • S 22/10  >
  • M 23/10  >
  • T 24/10  >
  • W 25/10 closed
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Pricing

Basic price
€8.00
Reduction groups
€6.00
Gentenaars
€6.00
Reduction +65 years
€6.00
Reduction -26 years
€2.00
Reduction -18 years
€0.00
Companions of the disabled persons
€0.00
Accessible with a CityCard Gent
€0.00
Audiogids (NL, FR, DE, EN)
€3.00
Zoektocht mapje Cuberdanny: NL
€5.00

Contact

STAM - Stadsmuseum Gent

Bijlokesite
Godshuizenlaan 2
9000 Gent
Tel.: +32-92671400
Fax: +32-92671498
E-mailadres: stam@stad.gent
URL - link: STAM Gent
Stadsplan: B6

Groups

BoekjeBezoek

9000 Gent
Tel.: +32-92101075

Publication

STAM Gent

STAM

The story of Ghent

  • Kindvriendelijke musea

Public transport

Veergrep

Bijloke

Events

Exhibitions

Stad en universiteit sinds 1817
Two hundred years since its foundation, the University of Ghent has grown into an established concept on the streetscape.

Events, Exhibitions

Museumnacht 2017
The museums of Ghent are opening their doors to the public.

Festivals

Gent Jazz - Stephane Belmondo
Every year in July jazz enthusiasts can have a great time during the Gent Jazz Festival.
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