Welcome to the Frietmuseum, the fries museum from Bruges!
Are you visiting Bruges and would you like to spend an atypical moment? Come and discover the history of Belgian fries at the Frietmuseum, the museum of Belgian fries in Bruges. Entirely dedicated to the history of the potato and the Belgian fry, our museum is a must-see place to visit with family or friends for an unusual experience in Bruges. Book now your visit to Frietmuseum, our unique Fries Museum in Belgium.
Absolutely incredible! Up until now there was no Frietmuseum in the whole world, which means that the Frietmuseum in Bruges is the first and only museum dedicated to potato fries.
Together with delicious Belgian chocolate, the Belgian potato fry is certainly the product that is the most characteristic of Belgian culinary expertise. Over the years, fries have become known world wide to the delight of adults and children in practically all countries and we can be proud that they actually originate from Belgium.
The Frietmuseum retraces for you the history of the potato and the Belgian fries through a playful and interactive tour. During your visit, you will discover :
- Various pieces of art and objects related to the world of the potato and the Belgian fries.
- Immersive rooms that plunge you into the world of the fries and retrace the history of our culinary specialty in Belgian culture.
- Several interactive activities that will please young and old. Come and protect our potato field from beetles with our Potato Shooter game and admire the show of Mr. and Mrs. Frite in our unique cabaret!
- With friends or family, don’t miss the opportunity to taste a cone of crispy and soft fries in our Belgian fry shop at the end of your visit.
Book your visit to the Fries Museum in Bruges
What is the history of the potato? What variety of potato is used to make fries? Why are Belgian fries so good? At the Frietmuseum, you will dive into the world of our Belgian specialty and find the answer to all your questions. With family or friends, our Fries Museum is an unusual experience not to be missed during your visit to Bruges.
How to book your visit to our Fries Museum in Bruges? It’s easy! Buy your entrance tickets now on our online reservation form. You can also book your guided tour or group tour in a few clicks. Regarding the opening hours, our museum is open every day from 10 am to 5 pm, also during vacations and public holidays.
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Discover in pictures the Frietmuseum, our fries museum in Bruges !
Practical information to prepare your visit to the fries museum
Do you have questions about our Fries Museum? In order to better plan your visit, we have put together the answers to the questions frequently asked by our visitors.
Do I need to reserve a ticket for the Fries museum?
In order to best prepare the visit of the Fries Museum, we kindly ask visitors to buy their tickets online as much as possible. This way you assure yourself of a place for a visit. Without a reserved ticket we cannot guarantee you access to the museum, especially during busy periods (school vacations, Sundays and public holidays). Electronic vouchers are allowed.
What is the price for the Fries museum?
Here are our different prices:
- The price of our Fries Museum is 9,50€ for adults, 8€ for seniors and students and 5,50€ for children (3-11 years).
- For children under 3 years old, the museum is free.
These rates include access to the museum and the audioguide (available in 6 languages). It also offers you a discount at the Belgian fry shop at the end of the museum (accessible only to visitors). You can end your visit with delicious fresh Belgian fries prepared according to the traditional Belgian fry recipe.
To extend your visit, you can buy a combined ticket for the Fries Museum and Choco-Story Bruges.
What is the address of the Fries Museum in Bruges?
Our Fries museum is located at 33, Vlamingstraat in Bruges. Located in the heart of the historical center, we are within walking distance of all the must-see places in Bruges. Do you live in Flanders, Wallonia or Brussels? Our museum is easily accessible from all major Belgian cities such as Hasselt, Namur or Liège. Would you like to extend your experience? Don’t hesitate to combine your stay in Bruges with a visit to nearby cities such as Ghent or Antwerp.
Open every day
We are open 7 days a week.
Tel. and Fax: 050/34 01 50