Year after year, ‘Oostende voor Anker®’ represents the ultimate pole of attraction for hundreds of skippers of classic ships.
Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show!
14 February 1981. Marvin Gaye arrives by ferry in Ostend, together with his little boy, Bubby.
In 1960 the Mercator sailed into the Port of Antwerp. It was refurbished as a museum ship in 1961. The Mercator has been a jewel in the crown of Oostende since 1964.
The museum holds a unique collection of Belgian art dating from 1850 to the present day.