For the sixteenth century, Pieter Bruegel the Elder is magnificently represented with major works like centuries the Flemish School is represented by Peter Paul Rubens, Anthony van Dyck and Jacques Jordaens, the French and Italian schools by Simon Vouet, Philippe de Champaigne, Le Lorrain, Jusepe de Ribera, Giovani Battista Tiepolo and others ...
Just across the border to the North Brabant Budel is the Belgian town of Hamont.
De Oostkant is rijk aan bossen, bergen en rivieren.
De Westkant bekend van de lange stranden en de drukke kustplaatsen.
The Museum was founded in 1801 by Napoleon Bonaparte, but it was in 1830, with Belgian independence, that it really became a major institution.
In general, buses are a secondary means of travel in Belgium, as its rail network is so extensive and efficient.