Atomium

8 / 10

11 expert reviews

“Step right up and see the amazing Atomium! This monument was built for the 1958 World's Fair in Brussels”

– Afar Magazine

Frommer's
"There's nothing quite like this cluster of giant spheres representing the atomic structure of an iron crystal enlarged 165 billion times." Full review
i
The view from the deck on the top sphere is marvelous
Lonely Planet
"The space-age Atomium looms 102m over north Brussels’ suburbia like a gleaming steel alien from a ‘60s Hollywood movie." Full review
Let's Go
"For some, the Atomium is a horrific eyesore in the Brussels skyline; for others, it’s a stroke of architectural genius. " Full review
Fodor's
"Like a giant, shiny child's toy rising up out of a forest, the Atomium was created in 1958 as part of the World's Fair of Brussels." Full review
Michelin Guide
2 Stars
"The upper sphere... vantagepoint offers one of the best panoramic views of Brussels and its surroundings." Full review
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