Drawing the city

24.04.15 - 19.07.15

In the sixteenth century, Antwerp developed into an international commercial capital. Using views of the city, maps and historical prints, the exhibition 'Drawing the city' follows Antwerp’s varying fortunes during this turbulent period.

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Dissected anatomy

Dissected anatomy

24.04.14 - 24.04.16

With the exhibit entitled Dissected anatomy, Plantin as a publisher of medical work, the Plantin-Moretus Museum is paying tribute to Plantin as a publisher of medical work.


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Drawing the city

Drawing the city

24.04.15 - 19.07.15

In the sixteenth century, Antwerp developed into an international commercial capital. Using views of the city, maps and historical prints, the exhibition 'Drawing the city' follows Antwerp’s varying fortunes during this turbulent period.


Collection Print Room

Collection Print Room online

Collection Print Room online

The Print Room contains a rich collection of old drawings and prints by Antwerp masters from the sixteenth until the eighteenth century.


Museum

Museum

Museum

The Museum Plantin-Moretus is unique. It is just as if after 440 years the working day is about to begin for the type founders, compositors, printers and proofreaders in the world-famous printing works.

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Vrijdagmarkt 22
2000 Antwerp
Belgium
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