checkout the Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) in Antwerp. It is situated in the heart of the old harbour, close to the city centre. The 60m high tower of stacked exhibition spaces twists 90 degrees with each level to form a giant spiral.


Location:
Hanzestedenplaats 1

Antwerp
2000
Belgium

coordinates: 51.2283745,4.4047451
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Building names(s): MAS / Museum Aan de Stroom
Architect/Designer: Neutelings Riedijk
architect website: www.neutelings-riedijk.com
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Maurice van Bruggen



Completion date: 2011

function(s): gallery, museum

admission cost: from Euro 5
free to MAS boulevard, the Visible Storage (2nd floor) and the panorama (10th floor)

museum website: www.mas.be

opening hours:
Museum rooms
The permanent collection, the Visible storage and the temporary exhibition:
From Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on Mondays (except for Easter Monday and Pentecost Monday), 1 January, 1 May, Ascension Day, 1 and 2 November and 25 December.
MAS boulevard and panorama
From Tuesday to Sunday, from 9.30 a.m. to midnight (subject to alteration).

getting there:
By train – Antwerp Central Station: take bus 17 (platform 10) and get off at the Van Schoonbekeplein.

By tram – Trams 4 and 7 (get off at Sint-Pietersvliet and walk north for 5 minutes)

By bus – Bus 9, 17 (Rijnkaai stop) and 30 (Sint-Pietersvliet stop)