An ideal destination

Come for business,
 stay for pleasure

Brussels is a city bursting with culture and vitality. Whether you’re an opera enthusiast, a gourmet, a lover of urban art or an antiques connoisseur, the city has many facets to offer. Come and enjoy the beating heart of Europe.

Brussels is …

Not just beer, wafels & chocolate

Calling all food enthusiasts! Explore Brussels’ culinary gems: beer, chocolate, fries, and waffles. But wait, there’s more! 

Experience microbreweries, trailblazing chefs, renowned vegan restaurants, trendy cafes, and tantalizing street food. Get ready for a gastronomic journey in Brussels, where the culinary scene is a feast for the senses.

A city rich in history and architecture

A city rich in history and architecture

The capital of Belgium is known for its stunning buildings, beautiful parks, and vibrant culture.

Brussels has a rich and varied architectural heritage. The opulent, gilded Grand-Place reflects the city’s glorious past. The Royal Quarter boasts breathtaking neoclassical ensembles. Victor Horta, Paul Hankar and a whole generation of architects made Brussels the capital of Art Nouveau. The Art Deco movement also left its mark in the inter-war period. Guided tours of the architecture will tell the story of the exceptional heritage of the city in context.

Apart from its stunning architecture, Brussels is also home to some of the world’s most famous museums, including the Royal Museums of Fine Arts, the Museum of Natural Sciences, and the Museum of Musical Instruments. The city’s cultural heritage is celebrated throughout the year with numerous festivals, exhibitions, and events.

Hosting more than 365 events a year

From music festivals and cultural exhibitions to food and drink extravaganzas, the city pulses with exciting events.

Don’t miss the acclaimed Brussels Summer Festival, the tantalizing Belgian Beer Weekend, and the indulgent Brussels Chocolate Week.

Throughout the year, immerse yourself in a calendar brimming with captivating experiences that celebrate art, culture, and gastronomy. Brussels invites you to join in the excitement and create unforgettable memories.

Manneken Pis statue in Brussels

Perfectly imperfect

A truly welcoming and multicultural european city celebrating diversity in all its forms.

We call it the Zinneke state of mind, and it’s reflected in open-mindedness as they embrace people from all walks of life, making it a truly unique and inclusive destination.


Whether you’re a student, a business traveler, or a tourist, you’ll find that the city is full of friendly locals who are always willing to lend a helping hand. So why not experience this vibrant city for yourself? Come as you are and discover everything that Brussels has to offer.

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Brussels has been an important center of commerce and culture for centuries. Today it is also home to some of the world’s most famous museums;

Including the Royal Museums of Fine Arts, the Museum of Natural Sciences, and the Museum of Musical Instruments.


The city’s cultural heritage is celebrated throughout the year with numerous festivals, exhibitions, and events which makes it the center of national attraction.


Overall, Brussels is a city that offers a unique blend of history, culture, and gastronomy. Its rich architectural heritage is a testament to its fascinating past, and its vibrant cultural scene continues to attract visitors from all over the world.

View of Brussels from SQUARE Brussels rooftop
The belgian Royal Palace in Brussels, Belgium

in Belgium …

Take a train in any direction, you will not need more than an hour to reach the sandy beaches of the flemish coast or the deep valleys and natural lakes of Walloonia.

Within the same day you can enjoy a visit of Bruges’ famous canals, have some fresh fish evening dinner in Oostende and be back in Brussels to enjoy a last drink in the animated city center, around the Grand Place.

… and in Europe

As the capital of Europe, the city gives businesses access to key European decision makers and opinion leaders.

Experience the strategic advantage of choosing Brussels as your European business hub. As the capital of the European Union, it offers unrivalled access to key institutions, decision-makers and a thriving business ecosystem. Benefit from a central location, excellent connectivity and a multilingual workforce.


Navigate a dynamic marketplace where innovation and entrepreneurship thrive. Brussels’ bustling business climate, combined with its cosmopolitan atmosphere and world-class infrastructure, positions it as an ideal destination.

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Directives sanitaires et de sécurité

Chère Communauté,

Nous avons mis en place des protocoles et dispositions extraordinaires afin de répondre au plus près aux conditions spécifiques découlant de la crise sanitaire liée au Covid-19.

Notre principale priorité : vous permettre d’organiser votre événement dans nos locaux et accueillir à nouveau exposants, participants et délégués dans des conditions de sécurité sanitaire optimales.

A cette fin, GL events a élaboré des “Directives sanitaires et de sécurité” qui s’appliquent aux 50 sites du groupe dans le monde. Elles s’articulent autour de 3 points clés :

1. Adaptation de nos sites
2. Des mesures renforcées tout au long de votre événement
3. Surveillance et supervision à chaque endroit

Veuillez lire l’ensemble des mesures en téléchargeant notre guide Sanitary guidelines 2020.