Pavillons d’Octroi - Porte d’Anderlecht 1000 Brussels +32 (0)2 279 43 83

The Museum is closed

Tuesday to Saturday 10.00 a.m > 05.00 p.m

Are you of a curious nature?

Explorer’s notebook

Are you ready for an adventure?
Discover the Sewer Museum, thanks to the games and puzzles in the explorer’s notebook! There is not always one answer to questions, but let’s try to answer them together!

Your mission, if you choose to accept it:

  • Discover the origin of sewers
  • Find out about the significance of water in the development of Brussels
  • Appreciate the importance of water preservation across the globe
  • Experience the remarkable profession of sewage worker

Prepare for your visit by reading or printing the Explorer’s notebook



Slip into the shoes of Thierry, our new sewage worker!
Take part in your first day of training under the watchful eye of Michel, a brave and amusing colleague with a broad Brussels accent.
This audio-guide allows you to be the hero! You can choose which path to take on your tour of the hidden underworld. The audio-guide is inspired by the various anecdotes of sewage workers.

Available soon

Virtual visit

Are you eager to discover the Sewer Museum and curious about what you might find there?

Don’t wait any longer…

Immerse yourself in a world that thrives under our feet thanks to our virtual tour.


Graffiti collection archives

To showcase the collection of graffiti in the toilets, the artist Damien Petitot takes you on a journey to uncover the unforgettable sentences and drawings left by users of public toilets.

Watch the archive film of this collection


The Museum is closed: In the event of heavy rain, for safety reasons, the Museum staff reserve the right to refuse access to the covered river and sewer.

The Location

Sewer Museum
Porte d’Anderlecht | Anderlechtsepoort
1000 Brussels
T. +32 (0)2 279 43 83

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The directions

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