Square de l’Atomium
T. +32 (0)2 475 47 75 - F. +32 (0)2 475 47 79
opening hours : The Atomium is open every day, from 10am until 6pm (ticket office closes at 5.30pm).
The Atomium is located in the Northern part of the city of Brussels, a 5 minute walk from the Heysel / Heizel metro station (line 6) and right opposite Mini-Europe.
They organize professionally-qualified guided tours (last one starts at 4.30pm), but only on reservation and three weeks beforehand.
The tour lasts about an hour and half, and will take you from the base sphere to the panoramic views, through all the different areas open to the public. You’ll hear all about the history of the Atomium – from its construction to its renovation – Expo 58 (permanent exhibition) and the temporary exhibition.
The wheelchairusers only have access to the Panorama (level 0 and 7 with the elevator)
There are audio-guides available for the blind and visually impaired.
For the hearing impaired, there are video-guides in sign language (International Signs) as well guides with written language (English). Rent them at the desk for €2.