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Visit : Museum/Discover, Industrial Heritage

2 soleilsInland Shipping Ecomuseum in Thuin, Le Thudo

Inland Shipping Ecomuseum in Thuin, Le Thudo
© OT Thuin
  • Address:

    Quai de Sambre
    6530 THUINBelgium

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  • Opening Dates
    • from Friday 1 May 2015 to Monday 31 August 2015
      • Weekend : 14:00-18:00

Board a barge-museum moored to the Sambre docks on the right bank of the lower part of town and discover the world of inland shipping.


This museum invites you to discover the life of a boatman in Thuin, the different stages of period construction, scale models and documents about events during the war.

The love story between Thuin and inland water transport dates back to time immemorial. At the start of the 20th century, Thuin had over 1100 boatmen as heads of family out of a population of 5000 inhabitants.

This museum offers you an opportunity to immerse yourself in the fascinating and historically important world of inland water transport.


Useful information for your visit

Opening times
Open only on Saturdays and Sundays from 2pm to 6pm in JUne, July and August.
Open everyday to groups, booking necessary.

Prices
Adults - €3
Children aged 12 to 18 - €1
Seniors - €2
Free for children under 12s accompanied by parents.




FACILITIES FOR THE DISABLED PARKING FOR COACHES Car park ACCESSIBLE BY TRAIN PARKING FOR TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES

Information

  • tel. : +32 (0) 71 59 54 54
  • website : http://www.thuin.be
  • email : thuin@office-tourisme.org

PLUSTourist information on the town THUIN

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