Horta Museum

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The Horta Museum (Template:Lang-fr, Template:Lang-nl) is a museum dedicated to the life and work of the Belgian Art Nouveau architect Victor Horta and his time. The museum is housed in Horta's former house and atelier, Maison & Atelier Horta (1898), in the Brussels municipality of Saint-Gilles. In the splendid Art Nouveau interiors there is a permanent display of furniture, utensils and art objects designed by Horta and his contemporaries as well as documents related to his life and time. The museum also organises temporary exhibitions on topics related to Horta and his art. The building is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List as one of the Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta.

Gallery

Awards

The UNESCO commission recognized the Horta Museum as UNESCO World Heritage in 2000. Template:Cquote

See also

  • Victor Horta
  • Hôtel Tassel
  • Hôtel van Eetvelde
  • Hôtel Solvay

Further reading

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External links

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