Atomium: Explore Brussels's Iconic Landmark

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1 km
Duration 1h - 1h 30m
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by Sergio
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  • Visit Brussels's most famous attraction with this insightful self-guided audio-tour
  • Get to know the origins of the Atomium and learn more about the history of Brussels
  • Discover hopeful ideas behind the unconventional design of this world-famous monument
  • Explore stunning panoramic views of the city from the top sphere
  • Immerse yourself into the sci-fi atmosphere of this one-of-a-kind museum
The Atomium is famous for its unique, intriguing silhouette and daring futuristic design. Built for the World's Fair in 1958, this unusual 102-meter-high structure has since become a symbol of Brussels. If you want to discover the renowned architectural marvel at your own pace - join this in-app audio tour! You will enjoy Brussels's mesmerizing 360° panorama from the top sphere and explore the city from an aerial view. While visiting the museum located inside the Atomium, you will learn how this impressive structure got its iconic status, what inspired engineer André Waterkeyn to create his unconventional masterpiece, and what this iconic building represents. Explore surreal interiors worthy of a 60s sci-fi movie and examine fascinating exhibitions and thrilling digital installations while traveling through the tubes and spheres of the Atomium! Note: This tour is not affiliated with the Atomium but is provided by an independent creator.

What's included

  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on WeGoTrip app
  • Entrance ticket to the Atomium
  • Detailed route with step-by-step navigation through the museum
  • Recommendations for further exploration of Brussels
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
    • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
    • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
    • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
    • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
    • Due to higher number of visitors on weekends and holidays, waiting times at the entrance and the elevator can be slightly longer.
    • Free entrance for children under 3 and visitors with reduced mobility.
    • No backpacks or large items allowed.
    • **Partial opening hours 12:30 - 18:00 on:**
    • 23.03.2023
    • 25.05.2023
    • 28.09.2023
    • Show your mobile ticket at the entrance

Places you will visit

Boulevard du Centenaire
Eeuwfeestlaan, Laken
Place de l'Atomium, 1, Laeken

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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Greetings! I'm a guide and content creator specializing in travel experiences. Through the magic of audio tours, I get to share my deep love for the places, cities, and museums that hold a special place in my heart! Join me on my journeys, and...

2 ratings & review

October 2023
Schnell und einfach danke war cool und echt toll noch drei Minuten vor dem atomium die Tickets gekauft

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