Opening times & prices

Opening Times

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Weekends, holidays en school holidays: 10 am to 6 pm

On Wednesdays 

During the Christmas period (2017-2018) the museum is closed on December 24th, 25th and 31st and on January 1st. The museum is exceptionally open on Wednesdays December 27th and January 3rd.


Guided tours, workshops, ateliers

Guided tours, workshops and ateliers can be booked by emailing or phoning 09 210 10 75


€ 6:


€ 4.5:


·     groups of 15 people or more
·     senior citizens 65+
·     Ghent residents
·     OKV members (on presentation of membership card)
·     teachers (on presentation of teacher’s card)

€ 2:

19 to 25-year-olds

€ 1.2:

Vrijetijds card holders


·     those aged under 19
·     Friends of the MIAT
·     Ghent residents: every Sunday 10 -13.00 hrs and during the Gentse Feesten (on presentation of identity card)
·     CityCard* holders
·     carer accompanying a person with a handicap
·     supervisors of school groups
·     members of ICOM and VMV
·     the press (on presentation of press card)

*CityCard Gent - Ghent all-in for 48 hours (€30) or 72 hours (€35), includes: 

·     admission to the MIAT and Ghent’s main museums, monuments and attractions
·     public transport 
·     a handy guide to Ghent
·     a boat trip with the De Gentenaer or Gent Watertoerist shipowners

*The CityCard Gent is available from the MIAT and the other participating museums, from the Tourism Ghent information office, the hotels, De Lijn transport company sales points, Fnac Gent and Uitbureau. For more information go to