The city’s high-quality cultural life flourishes as never before. Devotees of modern architecture stand in awe of the Concertgebouw (Concert hall) whilst enjoying to the full an international top concert or an exhilarating dance performance. Romantic souls throng the elegant City Theatre for an unforgettable night. Jazz enthusiasts feel at home at Art Centre De Werf, whereas MaZ is the place to be for young people.

kunstencentrum De Werf (Art Centre De Werf)

Celebrated den for jazz lovers. An established concert venue for countless Belgian and foreign musicians as well as a perfect spot for that enjoyable contemporary play or kids’ production. A free jam session takes place in the foyer every second Monday of the month, and this from October through to May. More →

Concertgebouw (Concert Hall)

International podium for music and dance Do you sometimes think there is so much beautiful classical music out there to discover? Would you like to be swept away by the graceful movements of dancers to the sounds of live music? Or would you rather surprise your family with an imaginative performance suitable for children?

 Concertgebouw caters to the tastes of young and old. Every season over 130 concerts and dance performances bring young talent and famous national and foreign artists to the beautiful halls with their renowned acoustics. Every cultural season since 2002, Concertgebouw has organised a range of festivals that submerge aficionados and laymen alike in the rich music and dance culture. Annual appointment for early music lovers: MA festival (August) and Bach Academy Bruges (January). For dance lovers: December Dance. Hear, See & Discover! More →

Magdalenazaal (MaZ) (Magdalena Concert Hall)

The place to be for dynamic young theatre and dance talent as well as for concerts. Big names next to intimate club discoveries. Regular shows and activities for children.


Monday closed
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by phone: Weekdays 1.00 p.m.-6.00 p.m. Saturday 10.00 a.m.-1.00 p.m.


Magdalenastraat 27, 8000 Brugge
+32 (0)50 44 30 60

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