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OMG! Lights on Van Eyck!

A combination of a magical multimedia spectacle and a walk in the footsteps of Van Eyck.

Enter the Saint-Nicolas church, watch a magical light spectacle projected on all walls and vaults and discover afterwards the traces of Van Eyck in Ghent with a guide.

More about this tour

Exclusive advantage! Customers who book a Ghent Guide will get a €2 reduction on each entry ticket to ‘Lights on Van Eyck’: €9 instead of €11!

In the Saint- Nicolas church you witness a digital and musical reinterpretation of The Mystic Lamb. Do you like a unique mixture of multimedia art, music and projection? In that case you will be thrilled by the half-hour experience on this outstanding location! Before the spectacle our experienced guide introduces you to the masterpiece of the two brothers Van Eyck. After the thirty-minute projection you follow the guide on a short walk in the center of Ghent, tracing Van Eyck in 1432.

Already looking forward to the next Light Festival? This remarkably innovative project in the center of Ghent will definitely appeal to you! 'Lights on Van Eyck' is a co-operation between Mankind and Both were the big crowd-pullers with the dancing robotic arms and the fire-spitting dragon during the previous Ghent Light Festival in 2018.

Practical information
  • This multimedia experience will suit a very broad public of all ages: families, tourists, groups, art lovers and techies
  • The duration of the tour is 2 hours, split up into an introduction to the masterpiece of Van Eyck, the thirty-minute projection and a walk in the center of Ghent in the footsteps of Van Eyck.
  • You can book a guide: click on 'book now'
  • We order your tickets for you and you pay them at the till before entering the show
  • You and the guide will be informed of the accorded timeslot
  • Last timeslot: 5:30 PM
Meeting point Sint-Niklaaskerk, kant Korenmarkt (autovrije zone)
Point of arrival
Languages Dutch, French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Gents
Price from € 105
Duration 2 h