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Listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, Thuin belfry offers an unforgettable visit from start to finish, with a magnificent view, all its history, a film...
Follow the guide! You will discover the belfry's carillon of 25 bells as well as the large main bells, affectionately called Maria and Paula.
At the top of the 40m belfry, the 4 niches offer an exceptional panoramic view of the valleys of the Sambre and Biesmelle. You will also get a chance to admire the remarkable architecture of this building which dates back to the 17th century.
Do you want to know more about the craftsmen and women who worked tirelessly to restore the belfry? A film will recount the works that took a year and trilingual signs (French, Dutch and English) round of the history lesson and that of its companions on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
Visiting the belfry
1 April to 30 September:Tuesday to Sunday from 1 am to 12pm and 1pm to 6pm. Last admission: 5pm.
1 to 31 October:Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm. Last admission: 4pm.
Every day during Carnival, Easter, summer and All Saints holidays as well as public holidays (except 11/11, 25/12 and 01/01).
Through the year when booked in advance for groups.
Senior citizens: €2
Children aged 12 to 18: €1
Free for children under 12 accompanied by their parents.
Tourist information on the town THUIN
Visit our partners' webpages
- The Bois du Cazier Industry Museum
- The Bois du Cazier Glass Museum
- The Beloeil Castle and its Park - The Belgian Versailles
- Museum of Country Life in Huissignies
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