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The STAM museum and the Bijloke site

There was once … the story of the city of Ghent

Also crazy about Ghent? In the STAM museum the story of the origin and the evolution of the city is brought to life in the unique setting of the Bijloke abbey.

More about this tour

What makes the city of Ghent to what it is now? In the modern Museum of the City located on the Bijloke site, you will discover the many layers of Ghent, a  contemporary city with an ancient history. Our guide will lead you along a chronological route of objects and multimedia which describe the growth of the city, from the past to the present and future. Everything that contributed to the making of Ghent is passed in review. The unique setting and the past of the Bijloke site also get proper attention during this tour.

Practical information
  • This tour lasts approx. 3 hours
  • Entrance fee STAM is not included:
  • STAM is closed on Wednesdays
  • The Bijloke Music Centre can be visited on request (we take care of the request)
  • Entrance fee on weekdays for the Bijloke Music Centre is € 15 per group.
  • Entrance fee during weekends or evenings: € 100 per group.
Meeting point Entry of the museum
Point of arrival
Languages Dutch, French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Gents
Price from € 130
Duration 2 h