Plan your visit

St. Nicholas' Church Ghent | June 2020 - June 2021

Lights on Van Eyck is a light- and sound spectacle about the work of the Flemish Master Jan Van Eyck.

The experience lasts approx. 25 minutes and starts punctually. More practical information below.

Opening hours


10 am – 6 pm


10 am – 6 pm


2 pm – 6 pm


10 am – 6 pm


10 am – 8 pm


10 am – 8 pm


10 am – 6 pm

Last visit is always half an hour before closing time.


Standard price:


– 6 years:


– 18 years:


Groups from 20 people:

€9 per person

Exclusive experience with live concert:


UITPAS Kansentarief Ghent Region:


Interesting fact: with every ticket purchase, we make a contribution to the restauration of the historical organ of the St. Nicholas’ Church!

Need help while booking your tickets?
Contact us on +32 (0)9 266 85 00 of or


Reminisce at one of our partners!

  • After the experience, RAY is happy to welcome you for a snack and drink. With an indoor playground for your little ones!
  • Enjoy a free Duvel on Tap sample upon presentation of your ticket at RAY.
  • Your entry ticket gives you a 20% reduction when visiting the expo ‘Kleureyck’ in the Design Museum Gent (not combinable with other promotions).


By car

The Ghent city centre is a restricted-traffic area. You can use one of the free Park & Ride parking lot at the edge of town. A shuttle service takes you to and from the city centre. More information.
Payed parking in the city is also possible. Closest car parks: Sint-Michielsparking, Reep.

By public transport

From Gent-Sint-Pieters railway station: tram 1 – stop “Korenmarkt”

Busses 3, 17, 18, 38, 39, N3, N17 also stop at “Korenmarkt”


The church is wheelchair accessible via RAY (Klein Turkije 20).
This visual experience is supported by music.
There is no language barrier.