Brussels 1900 - Art Nouveau
Place Sainte-Gudule (on the right side of the Cathedral) beside the statue of Cardinal Mercier, 1000 Brussels, Bruxelles
Over the last 30 years, this coach tour has proved the most popular and well-known of ARAU’s tours. The tour helps participants to understand the place of Art Nouveau in Brussels, its origins, its technical and stylistic characteristics, and the personalities of its most well-known architects. The tour travels through several districts of the city to show participants beautiful Art Nouveau facades, some of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The tour also offers the chance to visit extraordinary Art Nouveau interiors : Victor Horta’s Autrique house and Waucquez store (now the Belgian Strip Cartoon Centre) and Henri Jacobs’ Schaerbeek School No.1.
9:45 am : English tour
10:00 am : French tour
10:15 : German tour