The library is not only a place where you can consult books and magazines. It’s also the place where you can find out more about the museum’s collection. The museum library is the museum’s central location for research, knowledge sharing and meetings. You can consult several search engines and find related collection items and historical documents from the collection of the Museum of Industry.

The library furthermore serves as a point of departure to look for knowledge and expertise relating to your research in the wider field of Belgian and international heritage. You can also go to the library if you have any questions about the broader technical, scientific and industrial heritage.

free Wi-Fi | possibility to print, copy or scan | publications can only be consulted on site 


The library is open for free visits on Tuesdays from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM and from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM. At other times and during school holidays, visits are by appointment only. 

 To make an appointment, please contact the library at


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