Access

How to come to the museum

Royal Museum for Central Africa
Leuvensesteenweg 13
3080 Tervuren
+32 2 769 52 11    
www.africamuseum.be 

 

Public transport

Parking facilities are not yet available at the museum. Visitors are advised to come via public transport.

From Brussels

  • Take the train to Brussels-Central station
  • At Brussels-Central: take metro line 1 (link), direction Stockel, and alight at Montgomery
  • At Montgomery: take tram 44 (link) until the last stop (Tervuren station). The trip is 22 minutes long.
  • The museum can be found across the tram stop. 

From Leuven - Limbourg – Liège

  • Take the train to Leuven
  • Take bus 317 or 410 (express bus) until the tram 44 stop (Tervuren station)
  • The museum can be found across the tram stop. 

From Brussels National Airport

  • Take bus De Lijn 830 
  • Alight at Tervuren centre.
  • Walk 10 minutes to the museum.

 

By bike 

Cycling is also an excellent option. There are pleasant cycling itineraries from both Brussels and Leuven to the museum: http://www.fietsnet.be

 

By car

From Leuven-Liège

  • E40 in the direction of Brussels
  • Exit 22 ‘Bertem’
  • N3 in the direction of Tervuren
  • Remain on N3 Leuvensesteenweg until you reach the museum.

From Brussels

  • A3 then E40 in the direction of Leuven - Liège
  • Exit 22 ‘Bertem / Tervuren’
  • N3 in the direction of Tervuren
  • Remain on N3 Leuvensesteenweg until you reach the museum

or

  • Belliard tunnel
  • Continue on to the Avenue de Tervuren.
  • Remain on the Avenue de Tervuren and go past Vier Armen/Quatre Bras 
  • At the second roundabout, turn left onto Leuvensesteenweg until you reach the museum.

From Antwerp or Ghent

  • Take the ring road (R0).
  • Exit at ‘Tervuren-Quatre Bras’ (N227)
  • Turn left and take the Avenue de Tervuren (N3). 
  • At the second roundabout, turn left onto Leuvensesteenweg until you reach the museum.

From Charleroi or Mons

  • Take the ring road (R0).
  • Exit at ‘Tervuren-Quatre Bras/Vier Armen’ (N227)
  • Turn left and take the Avenue de Tervuren (N3). 
  • At the second roundabout, turn left onto Leuvensesteenweg until you reach the museum.

Parkings

How can I find a parking?