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Koninklijke Stadsschouwburg Brugge (Bruges Royal Municipal Theatre)
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The Bruges Royal City Theatre (1869) is one of the best-preserved city theatres in Europe. To make room for this regal lady, 46 medieval buildings were razed to the ground, streets were straightened and a new theatre square created. 150 residents lost their homes to the cherished dream of the then bourgeoisie: to have a temple of culture that could stand on equal footing with the large theatre houses of Ghent, Antwerp and Brussels. The sober yet majestic neo-Renaissance facade of this royal theatre conceals a palatial foyer and an equally magnificent red and gold auditorium. This outstanding infrastructure is used for performances of contemporary dance and theatre and for concerts of various kinds. Consult the website of Cultuurcentrum Brugge for scheduled events

Opening hours

Visit by appointment. This can be done within the hours listed above, or you can agree on a time by mutual agreement with the business owner.
Exceptions to these opening hours are possible for (school) groups.

Price table

There is a range of ticket prices to suit different budgets. These vary depending on the performance. See the website of Cultuurcentrum Brugge for more details. 



Adapted toilet not (or not easily) accessible
Adapted lift for people with disabilities
Access paths independently accessible
Entrance accessible with assistance
Reserved parking spaces for people with disabilities

Other facilities

Offerings for children
Automatic external defibrillator (AED)
Toilet (free of charge)
Bar or café
Groups admitted

Getting there

Vlamingstraat 29, 8000 Brugge

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Nearest station:
Station Brugge

Nearest parking:
Centrum-'t Zand car park

Koninklijke Stadsschouwburg Brugge (Bruges Royal Municipal Theatre)

Vlamingstraat 29, 8000 Brugge

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