Visit S.M.A.K.

Opening hours

MON TUE WED THU FRI Weekends, holidays and school vacations (closed on Mondays)
closed 9:30 am – 5:30 pm 10 am – 6 pm

S.M.A.K. is closed on 25 and 30 December 2019 + 1 and 2 January 2020.
On 24 and 31 December 2019 we are open until 4 pm.


8 euro S.M.A.K.
6 euro S.M.A.K. reduction
+65 year
Groups (min 15 pers.)
Inhabitants of Ghent
Teachers with pass
1.6 euros UiTPAS at social rate
Steunpunt Vakantieparticipatie
2 euro S.M.A.K.
19-25 years
0 euro -19 year Persons accompanying disabled persons (with European Disability Card) or groups
Press + ICOM Friends of S.M.A.K.
Museumpas The museum pass (€50 ) can be used to visit all participating museums, including S.M.A.K., for a whole year, as often as you like. For the exhibition 'The Collection (1) | Highlights for a Future' you will pay 5 euros extra. The museum pass is for everyone: persons in precarious situations can buy a museum pass for €10 at the museum desk. Buy your museumpass here.
CityCard Gent CityCard Gent is the special all-in access card to the main historical buildings, museums and top attractions in Ghent. You can also use the CityCard Gent on the bus or tram and what’s more, it also includes a boat trip. All you need to do to use this all-in package is pay 30 or 35 euros! This will allow you to explore the city for 48 or 72 hours. You can buy the CityCard Gent in: The Ghent Tourist Office (Sint-Veerleplein 5), all participating museums and attractions, all sales points of public transport company De Lijn, FNAC Ghent (Veldstraat 88) and Uitbureau Gent (Veldstraat 82B) Meer info

Getting here

The S.M.A.K. is easy to get to, both from the city centre and from the station.