Horta Museum

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The Horta Museum is a museum in Brussels at the Rue Americaine 25 in Saint-Gilles. The museum is dedicated to architect Victor Horta who had here is house and atelier.


The purpose of the project is to have the works of Victor Horta better described on Wikipedia, as well as that images illustrate the outside and interior of the buildings and that data of these buildings is added to Wikidata.

History and background[edit]

The project started with the release of the designs of Victor Horta becoming public domain on 1 January 2018 (Public Domain Day).


  • Sam Donvil for Packed
  • Romaine for Wikimedia Belgium



  • General budget


  • 22 November 2017 - Meeting with Horta Museum in Saint-Gilles   (Romaine)



The metrics and statistics of this project are:

  • Number of content pages created/improved: 44 images uploaded

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