Diamond city of Antwerp now has a sparkling diamond museum

  • An aigrette from 1780, made with silver, gold and diamonds on display in The Boudoir during the grand opening of the DIVA diamond and silver museum in Antwerp, Belgium on Friday, May 4, 2018. The museum uses interactive panels and the display of ornate objects to tell the story of Antwerp diamonds and the Flemish art of silversmithing and jewelry design. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

  • Visitors interact with and view panels in the International Trading Room during the grand opening of the DIVA diamond and silver museum in Antwerp, Belgium on Friday, May 4, 2018. The museum uses interactive panels and the display of ornate objects to tell the story of Antwerp diamonds and the Flemish art of silversmithing and jewelry design. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

  • A visitor enters The Vault during the grand opening of the DIVA diamond and silver museum in Antwerp, Belgium on Friday, May 4, 2018. The museum uses interactive panels and the display of ornate objects to tell the story of Antwerp diamonds and the Flemish art of silversmithing and jewelry design. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

ANTWERP, Belgium — Antwerp has long been known as the world’s greatest diamond city. Now it has a new museum to go with a vibrant diamond trading scene that goes back six centuries.