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Tickets to the Historium with VR Experience

Free cancellation
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Dutch, Japanese, Chinese
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Discover medieval Bruges and the story of painter Jan van Eyck

Get a bird's eye view of medieval Bruges with a multisensorial Virtual Reality experience

Get a panoramic view of Market Square and the Belfry

What to expect

The Historium is Bruges’ most visited attraction! Step back in time and discover how lively medieval Bruges was. With this ticket, you will travel back to 1435, times of iconic painter Jan van Eyck.

Follow the romantic story of Anna and Van Eyck's apprentice Jacob in 7 historically-themed rooms and learn the history of the city through film, photography, props, and a multi-sensorial virtual reality experience!

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitised between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Contactless payment is available for tips and extras

Staff are regularly tested for COVID-19

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

What’s included

Access to Historium Story + Historium Exhibition

Access to Historium Virtual Reality

Audio guide (available in NL, FR, EN, DE, ES, IT, PT, RU, ZH or JA)

What’s not included

Access to Historium Tower


Historium Bruges, Markt, Brugge, België


Historium Brugge

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 5 minutes before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • The Historium and all of its facilities are wheelchair accessible
  • One wheelchair is available for use at the Historium Ticket Office, free of charge
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Not recommended for people who suffer from claustrophobia
  • Recommended minimum age for the Historium Virtual Reality experience is 11 years old
  • Younger visitors (aged 6 minimum) are also allowed if accompanied by an adult
  • Open daily between 11:00 and 18:00. Last admission for the Story Ticket is at 17:00. Last admission for the combined ticket Story+VR is at 16:30