STUK Arts CentreSTUK Arts Centre
, or STUK Kunstencentrum, is one of Belgium’s most significant cultural centres. Each year more than 85,000 people visit STUK to enjoy art exhibitions, films, theatrical, musical and dance performances. If you’re a culture buff and looking for some of the best that cultural Leuven has to offer, this is a must-visit when in the city. Situated in Naamsestraat, near City Hall and the Grote Markt, STUK Arts Centre is the perfect place to stop by and relax after enjoying all that Leuven has to offer.
The best of Belgian culture
There is a theatre and cinema on site, making it the perfect place for performances of all kinds. From screenings of short films to opulent theatrical and dance performances, STUK Arts Centre offers everything that you could ask for. Here you can catch performances but also attend workshops in dance, image and sound, enabling you to learn from some of the best artists in the country. When you’re visiting you can also unwind in the STUKcafé and enjoy a meal and a glass of Belgian beer whilst listening to live music. STUK Arts Centre has been located in the renovated Arenberg Building since 2002, and boats superb facilities.
Take a cultural break in Leuven
In addition to STUK, Leuven has plenty of opportunities for you to be cultural and explore the art world. Head to Museum M
for a unique glimpse of the works of Flemish masters, presented in their large and intriguing art collection. For a historical day out you can also spend your day walking the streets of the Great Beguinage
, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a ‘city within the city’.
While you’re exploring all that this exciting city has to offer, a room at our Park Inn by Radisson Leuven Hotel puts you right in the heart of the action. Our enviable central location and comfortable rooms let you kick back and relax in style after a day of cultural events. It is also the perfect place to recharge your batteries before heading out for a taste of the exciting nightlife
found in the city.