Guided tours

For art history students, the Rubenianum provides introductory guided tours behind the scenes.

Introductory session for students

For colleges and universities, the Rubenianum provides guided tours behind the scenes. During the introduction, participants will be informed about the way the library works, the institution’s paper and digital collections, and the ways in which searches are conducted within the collection.


The introductory sessions are free of charge and can be provided on weekdays between 9 a.m. and noon or between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. To book an introductory guided tour, please send a request at least two weeks in advance of your visit by email to