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The MAS is anything but a classic museum. The story of the MAS is aimed at every visitor. Here you'll find a summary of our activities.

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Performance More Indians, Less Cowboys

The residency of More Indians, Less Cowboys at the MAS ends on August 22 with a performance. Saar Van De Leest, Elko Blijweert and John Bird will provide musical accompaniment. Register in advance.

  • Sunday 22 August 2021 from 18:00 to 18:35
  • Sunday 22 August 2021 from 19:30 to 20:05
  • Sunday 22 August 2021 from 21:00 to 21:35

More indians, less cowboys

A journey into life below the waterline

On the banks of the river Scheldt, strange and battered figures do regularly wash up. They dream of a second chance and are building a Travelling Reserve for Scheldt jetsam. On display from 3/05 until 22/08/2021.

  • Monday 3 May 2021 until Sunday 22 August 2021 from 10:00 to 17:00

Photo exhibition Horse

A photography project by Heleen Peeters. She immersed herself in the horse (meat) culture around the world. The photographs raise questions: What determines the status of the horse? How is it that traditions change? And what if the same thing happened to other animals?

  • Tuesday 16 March 2021 until Sunday 27 February 2022 from 10:00 to 17:00


Stories found in the city

In 2021, the MAS will be celebrating its 10th anniversary. We'll celebrate this with a colorful, special exhibition. We will present exciting and moving stories from Antwerp about greedy giants, turbulent loves, demons and jokesters.

  • Saturday 30 October 2021 until Sunday 10 September 2023 from 10:00 to 17:00


125 years Compagnie Maritime Belge
Individual visitors

This year, the boulevard is all about the maritime character of our port city. The work of German photographer Dirk Brömmel can be seen on the walls of the boulevard.

  • Monday 18 May 2020 until Monday 16 August 2021 from 10:00 to 17:00

100 x Congo

Individual visitors

The exhibition ‘100 x Congo’ features one hundred unique highlights from our Congolese collection. What stories are hidden behind the objects? How did they end up here? What did they mean to Congolese peoples? And what about the African presence in Antwerp?

  • Saturday 3 October 2020 until Sunday 12 September 2021 from 10:00 to 17:00

Stargazing on the roof

Families, Individual visitors, Youngsters

Come gaze at the stars with a telescope on the roof of the MAS!

  • Thursday 12 August 2021 from 20:00 to 21:45
  • Thursday 19 August 2021 from 20:00 to 21:45
  • More dates
  • Thursday 26 August 2021 from 20:00 to 21:45

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