Discover the weekly Bird Market in Antwerp, a tradition that has existed for over five hundred years and is an important part of the city's culture. Every Sunday morning, the market takes place on Theaterplein and the surrounding streets in the historic city center of Antwerp. Although the name suggests otherwise, the market offers a wide range of products, from flowers, plants, vegetables, and fruits to clothing, antiques, and second-hand items. The market is a popular destination for both locals and tourists, attracting thousands of visitors annually.
In addition to the market stalls, there are also various street performers and musicians who give the market a lively and cozy atmosphere. It's a great place to enjoy a morning walk, grab a cup of coffee, and immerse yourself in the local culture.
If you plan to visit the Bird Market, the Hyllit Hotel is the perfect base to explore Antwerp. This hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the city, just a few minutes' walk from Theaterplein where the market takes place. Enjoy the local culture and take advantage of the luxurious amenities of the Hyllit Hotel during your stay in Antwerp.
You can visit the Vogeltjesmarkt every Sunday from 8 till 13 – entrance is free.