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Guided tour Art from Pre-Columbian America

Together with a guide you'll discover the world famous collection of Paul & Dora Janssen-Arts. This collection consists of more than 400 pre-Columbian objects in gold, jade, stone, textiles and shell.

During the tour you'll learn more about the extraordinary relationship between man and the world of gods, ancestors and spirits in America before the conquest of the Europeans.

Practical information

  • for: adults
  • duration: 1,5 h
  • max. 20 people per guide
  • languages: Dutch/French/English/German, other languages on request
  • Cost: €95 guide + €25 administration fee + access to the museum (for ticket rates see 'Tickets & Rates')

Price subject to change.


  • Tickets for the museum can be booked through our ticket shop.
  • Book a guide via Experience Antwerp (

About the exhibition

Art from Pre-Columbian America

Collection Paul & Dora Janssen-Arts

A world-renowned collection of some 400 pre-Columbian objects from 50 different cultures. 

Look at Art from Pre-Columbian America

Our museum halls are also virtually available. Take a look at our exhibition "Art from Pre-Columbian America" on the 8th floor.

Paul and Dora Janssen-Arts collection

The Paul and Dora Janssen-Arts collection is a world-famous collection of artefacts from the Americas before Columbus. It illustrates like no other the extraordinary link between life and death in pre-Columbian cultures.

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Plan your visit

Are you planning a visit to the MAS? Then go through some practical information first. Ticket prices? Opening hours? How to get there? Accessibility? Food and beverages? You'll find it here!

Practical information

The well-being of our visitors and employees is very important to us. We ensure a safe and relaxing museum visit, but we do ask you to take and follow some precautions.

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