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The House of the Comic Strip

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Easily my favorite museum in Brussels - a must visit for fans

Well, if you are thinking about visiting this place then ask yourself this question: "do you like... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
pynatfar
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Nicosia, Cyprus
Love this place!

I visit every time I'm in Brussels. All the comic books I grew up with are represented. Follow... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
IBPeter
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San Diego, California
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Boulevard de l'Imperatrice 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice museum shedding the light onto origins and evolution of Cartoons. The museum is made of 2 floors above the Ground floor. The museum is structured in a way that provides visitors with enough time and information to understand Cartoons. In addition...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Well, if you are thinking about visiting this place then ask yourself this question: "do you like comics/comic strips?" If the answer is yes then you must visit it. I really liked both the historic aspect of the museum and the emphasis on the art...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I visit every time I'm in Brussels. All the comic books I grew up with are represented. Follow the artist as he created characters. My eyes water when I find a memory, and there are many.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The building is very interesting, a shop with a lot of ideas for gifts and a nice atmospheric cafe to relax

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

I am a huge fan of Belgium cartoonists and characters - Tintin, The Smurfs, Asterix, Luck Luc... and this is their house in Brussels. The museum's house was designed by Victor Horta, one of the greatest art deco architects of all time, and it is...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Not necessarily only for fans! Fascinating lol into the production and design aspects as well as the art. Good for all ages.

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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice museum shedding the light onto origins and evolution of Cartoons. The museum is made of 2 floors above the Ground floor. The museum is structured in a way that provides visitors with enough time and information to understand Cartoons. In addition...More

1  Thank Shadi A
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

It was a nice museum don't get me wrong. But you will enjoy it much more when you know more than well a lot about comics and cartoons. For people like us with less knowledge and not as interested by it as aficionados, we could...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I spent 3 lovely hours in 'La maison de la bande dessinee". Here are 32 exhibitions of originals representative of Belgian culture. It's about Tintin, Spirou artists, including Peyo (The Smurfs), Morris (Lucky Luke), Andre Franquin (Marsupilami and Gaston), Jean Van Hamme, William Vance (XIII)...More

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