A museum that is dedicated to the art of binding books, with one of the most prestigious bookbinding collections in the world. Quite interesting. A discovery of forgotten discipline. Amazing use of materials, that unexpectedly gives room to innovation.
Bemelstraat 23, Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, Belgium
+32 2 770 53 33
Bibliotheca Wittockiana and Nearby Attractions on Map
Maison Cauchie(1.9 km)
Built by Paul Cauchie in 1905, the house has a spectacular Art Nouveau façade.
Thieffry Metro Station(1.3 km)
Famous metro station named after Belgian WWI air ace Edmond Thieffry.
Woluwe Park(0.5 km)
Galeria Inno(2 km)
Department store (fashion, cosmetics, etc.
Musée du Transport Urbain Bruxellois(0.9 km)
Old trams are regularly used to link the museum to one of Brussels suburbs, Tervuren, through a very nice wooded area.
Château of Val-Duchesse(1.6 km)
The Château of Val-Duchesse has been the site of important political conventions since World War II, including the Intergovernmental Conference on the Common Market and Euratom of 1956 - '57, and the Hallstein Commission of 1958.
Chateau Malou(1.7 km)
Chateau Malou is an elegant white neoclassical building dating back to 1776, set in the picturesque Parc Malou overlooking the Woluwe River.
Stoclet Palace(0.5 km)
The Stoclet Palace is an early 20th century luxurious mansion, designed by architect Josef Hoffmann for banker Adolphe Stoclet in Vienna Secession style.
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