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4 soleilsMuseum of Walloon Life in Liège

Museum of Walloon Life in Liège
© G. Marissiaux
  • Address:

    Cour des Mineurs
    4000 LIEGEBelgium

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  • Opening Dates
    • All year round
      • Tuesday-Sunday : 09:30-18:00

Museum of Walloon Life in Liège
© WBT / JP Remy
Museum of Walloon Life in Liège
© WBT / JP Remy
Museum of Walloon Life in Liège
© WBT / JP Remy

In the heart of Liege, the Museum of Walloon Life presents to you the history and the lives of Walloons from the 19th century to the present day!


The museum welcomes you in the stunning buildings of the 13th century convent of the Friars minor, which have been lovingly and expertly renovated. Life in Wallonia is explained through a diverse number of themes and a beautiful collection of objects.

The permanent exhibition on Walloon life from the 19th century to the present day is unveiled through a route divided into: Wallonia, Technical revolutions, Living together, Day after day and Spiritual life. A state-of-the-art scenography stages objects and archive documents whilst combining old and contemporary elements.


The Museum of Walloon Life is also:

  • A rich documentation centre situated in the Chamart house next to the museum,
  • A genuine puppet theatre (that Liege is so famous for),
  • Exhibitions and numerous events such as summer concerts,
  • A shop and an Espace Saveurs (restaurant area), where you can taste delicious local specialities
  • Visits and activities that have been adapted for all ages and audiences.

Practical information

Closed during the first week of January, the 1st May, 1st November and 25th December.
Closed on Mondays, except for groups that have a reservation.

Prices
Adults - 5€.
Seniors and students - 4€.
Children - 3€


Groups min. 10 people with 2 free accompanying adults - Adults 4€ + 20€ for tour guide. Seniors and students 3€ + 15€ for tour guide. 

Free entry for children under 6 and for all on the first Sunday of each month.
Free guided tour on the third Sunday of each month at 2pm.
Audio guides are also free. 

Accessible for persons with reduced mobility.
Guide dogs are also welcome.

To book a table at the Espace Saveurs call 04/237 23 67 or send an email


The Museum of Walloon Life is a discovery that is guaranteed to excite you and awaken your emotions!



FACILITIES FOR THE DISABLED Cafeteria Library or documentation centre ACCESSIBLE BY TRAIN EDUCATIONAL DEPARTMENT

Information

  • tel. : +32 (0) 4 237 90 50
  • fax : +32 (0) 4 237 90 89
  • website : http://www.viewallonne.be
  • email : info@viewallonne.be

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