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Magical Theatre

The "Magical Theatres" exhibition brings back to life the magical world of the paper theatre, its fantastic colorful decors and its small paper actors. The Halle Gate opens the doors onto a world full of stories, from Shakespeare plays to the tales of the Grimm Brothers.
(01.12.21 - 04.06.23)

visuel Magical Theatres

The History of the building

The imposing Halle Gate has dominated our capital since the 14th century. Today, this last remaining vestige of Brussels' second city wall serves as a museum, but it has fulfilled many functions over the centuries. And enduring the ravages of time has not always been easy.

facade of the Halle Gate city side


This part of the site is currently under construction.

visitors in the Halle Gate