Shops are usually open from Monday to Saturday, from 10:00 to 18:00. On the main shopping streets and in the shopping centres, some shops open until 19:00 and, more rarely, until 20:00. On Sundays, the centre of Brussels is quieter, but some independent shops in certain districts are still open. This is the case, for example, in the Marolles.
Restaurants and bars have variable opening hours. On Mondays and Tuesdays, they are often closed or have reduced hours.
Museums usually open from 10:00 to 17:00 (last entry). Please note! Most museums are closed on Mondays. Others close on Tuesdays. To find out which, visit Brussels Museums website.