Visit Antwerp's Fotomuseum - or FoMu, as it is known locally - and learn more about the history of photography through interactive displays.
The city's museums are some of its most popular attractions, and nearby FoMu visitors can also find the Museum of Modern Art and MoMu Antwerp
, the city's fashion museum. Boasting a central location in the heart of Antwerp, guests at the Park Inn by Radisson Antwerp Hotel can visit FoMu and other popular points of interest hassle free.
Opened in 2004, FoMu offers a unique take on the history and development of photography in all its forms. Through frequently changing exhibitions, films and lectures at FoMu, visitors can learn about the earliest beginnings of photography right up to present day.
From the artistic print to the scientific document, the social aspects of the history of photography are explored alongside the equipment used to develop the medium at FoMu. Professional, amateur and anonymous photographs all exist side by side and challenge visitors to consider photography in a new way.
There are many things to do in Antwerp
. Amongst the most popular is the FoMu with its varied collection. Visitors can see works by Paul Strand, Man Ray, Brassai, William Klein, Nicholas Nixon and Lynne Cohen, among others.
After an exciting day of sightseeing in Antwerp and visiting FoMu retreat to the Park Inn by Radisson Antwerp Hotel and take advantage of superior services and amenities to help guests feel right at home.