The story of Ghent
STAM's permanent exhibition is 'The Story of Ghent'. A chronological trail takes you on a trip through time, making Ghent...permanent
STAM is the Ghent city museum. It presents the story of the city of Ghent. A permanent circuit leads visitors along a chronological trail of objects and multimedia which trace the development and growth of Ghent. Temporary exhibitions explore the concept of 'urbanity' from different angles. STAM's real showpiece, its raison d'être, is the city itself. A visit to the city museum is not complete without a visit to Ghent.
For everyone who wants to get to know Ghent (better)...
For visitors who are spending one or more days in Ghent, STAM provides the ideal cultural/tourist introduction. For those who have been to Ghent before, STAM throws new light on the city. For the people of Ghent, STAM is an open house which invites them to take part in all kinds of activities.