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Ticket formula’s

Individual visit

Visit ‘Van Eyck. An Optical Revolution’ with the audio guide, during the day or during one of our exclusive late-night openings. There is also a combination ticket available that gives you access to the ‘Kleureyck’ exhibition at Design Museum Ghent.

Check the formula’s for an individual visit.

Group visit

Plan a group visit to ‘Van Eyck. An Optical Revolution’, with the free audio guide or with a museum guide. As a group, you can also book an exclusive nocturne with a guide. Places are limited, so don’t wait too long.

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Visit with kids

Take advantage of our free programme for families, with an audio guide for children, a search booklet and creative workshops.

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School visit

Visit ‘Van Eyck. An Optical Revolution’ with your school, with either the audio guide or the museum guides. On certain days, the guides for schools are offered at a reduced fee.

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Corporate offers

Organize your own nocturne together with our in-house caterer or subscribe to one of the exclusive late night openings. Group packages with breakfast, lunch or dinner are also possible.

Check the formula’s for corporate visits and evenings.

Tickets with a reduced rate are available for:

  • Residents of Ghent
  • Holders of an UITPAS in the Ghent region, Citycard or museumPASSmuseées.
  • Friends of the MSK
  • 6 to 18 year-olds
  • 19 to 25 year-olds
  • Holders of an UITPAS with opportunity rates in the Ghent region.

Whoever purchases a ticket at a reduced rate must be able to provide the necessary proof of eligibility upon their visit.

Access is free for:

  • Chaperons of school groups and with persons who have a disability.
  • Holders of an ICOM-card that is valid for 2020.
  • Children under the age of 6.

They do not have to buy a ticket in advance.

Touristic partners are eligible for 10% discounts. In order to be recognised as a touristic partner, then please contact Peggy Hobbels at

A nice, little bonus

  • During 2020, your ticket is also valid for a discount for a visit to nine Ghent museums: Design Museum of Ghent, De wereld van Kina, Huis van Alijn, Industriemuseum, Museum Dr. Guislain, St Bavo’s Abbey, St Peter’s Abbey, S.M.A.K. and STAM.


For all practical questions about your visit, please call +32 9 210 10 75 (available from Monday through Friday, between 8.00 and 18.00) or send an email to

For questions about partnerships and corporate events you can contact and telephone +32 9 323 67 80 or +32 9 323 67 62.

Do you have a question regarding your visit?

Call +32 (0)9/210.10.32 (available from Monday through Saturday, between 10.00 and 18.00) or send an email to