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Kids animation this summer

Children love old cars. It's as if they were entering a mysterious world. In addition to following the cars’ history with an audio-guide that is suitable for under-12s, they can use their observational skills in a treasure hunt and have fun colouring drawings of cars. Citroëns, as it should happen! All the materials are available to them here.

Children love old cars. It's as if they were entering a mysterious world. In addition to following the cars’ history with an audio-guide that is suitable for under (...)


2019-07-04

Citroën Parade 14.07

What better way to celebrate the French National Day than to parade the classic Citroën cars through the streets of Brussels! Write a double chevron in bold pencil in your diaries: the Citroën Parade, reserved for brand Oldtimers, will take place on Sunday 14 July. This will be our way of honouring our French neighbours’ national holiday.

What better way to celebrate the French National Day than to parade the classic Citroën cars through the streets of Brussels! Write a double chevron in bold pencil (...)


2019-07-01

Citroën 100 Years

The French automotive icon! Citroën is celebrating its 100th anniversary and Autoworld’s major summer exhibition is dedicated to the make with more than fifty models which, all in their way, left their mark on the history of the make bearing the double chevron.

Renowned for its 2CV – but also its legendary “Traction Avant”, its DS, ID - … not forgetting the numerous innovations brought about by its founder, André Citroën, such as the famous hydropneumatics suspension on the four wheels, not to mention the revolutionary and audacious lines for those days, the make now celebrating its centenary is undoubtedly one of the most mythical of French car makes.

The French automotive icon! Citroën is celebrating its 100th anniversary and Autoworld’s major summer exhibition is dedicated to the make with more than fifty (...)


2019-06-26

Cycling Legends: from 20 June until 25 August 2019

Just this once won’t hurt. This summer the Tour de France will set-off from Brussels!To celebrate the event, Autoworld is organising, in parallel with the exhibition celebrating the hundredth anniversary of the French make Citroën, a truly unique retrospective of the history of cycling since its beginnings in 1819.

Just this once won’t hurt. This summer the Tour de France will set-off from Brussels!To celebrate the event, Autoworld is organising, in parallel with the exhibition (...)


2019-06-20

'Salon 1910': the new historical zone of Autoworld

Did you know …

  • that the magnificent building that houses Autoworld since more than 30 years welcomed the first ever Motor and Cycle Show? It was from 1902 through to 1934, when the halls housing the present Musées de l’Automobile et de l’Air were joined. (at that time the Esplanade did not exist).
  • that the cars were tailor-made to order – somewhat similar to designer clothes? The future owner would purchase a chassis from the car brand and then call on a coachbuilder and together with him define the bodywork.

Did you know …that the magnificent building that houses Autoworld since more than 30 years welcomed the first ever Motor and Cycle Show? It was from 1902 through (...)


2019-05-03

Upgrade audioguides

We are delighted to inform you that our audioguides received a substantial upgrade with historical footage and videos from Jacky Ickx, Yvan Mahy, Louis de Fabribeckers and Lowie Vermeersch.
 

We are delighted to inform you that our audioguides received a substantial upgrade with historical footage and videos from Jacky Ickx, Yvan Mahy,& (...)


2019-04-30

More than 300 MINI's on the MINI-Parade of 22 April

24°C. This was the temperature prevailing on the Esplanade du Cinquantenaire on the day of the MINI-Parade. It is no wonder a huge crowd of more than 1000 people was on hand to admire the near on 300 MINI cars which had registered for this convivial gathering before leaving on their drive through the streets of the Capital. Here a few souvenir photos and a video for all those who were there… or not.

24°C. This was the temperature prevailing on the Esplanade du Cinquantenaire on the day of the MINI-Parade. It is no wonder a huge crowd of more than 1000 people (...)


2019-04-22

Tripadvisor and Get Your Guide: 4.5/5

Visitors love our museum! They show it by recording their appreciation on the tourist rating sites. It is worth noting that Autoworld was rated 4.5/5 on Tripadvisor and Get your Guide.An excellent result!

Visitors love our museum! They show it by recording their appreciation on the tourist rating sites. It is worth noting that Autoworld was rated 4.5/5 on Tripadvisor (...)


2018-02-08

'Exhibitions' or 'Cars in the spotlight: what's the difference?

The exhibitions held by Autoworld in the course of the year are not all of the same order of magnitude. This is why we have decided to use two different names from now on for large and small exhibitions, so that visitors know exactly what to expect when they plan a visit to Autoworld.  

The exhibitions held by Autoworld in the course of the year are not all of the same order of magnitude. This is why we have decided to use two different names (...)


2016-02-02

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