Belfries, former coalmines and boat lifts ... discover another facet of tourism in Wallonia.
- PROMOMarcinelleMuseum & discovery
The Bois du Cazier and its heaps: a remarkable memorial siteListed by UNESCO as one of the major mining sites in Wallonia, the Bois du Cazier is a particularly touching memorial. Located South of Charleroi, this preserved industrial heritage site stretches along 26 hectares. A remarkable orientation trail has been designed to present its 3 heaps and architectural features.
- HornuMuseum & discovery
The Historic Site of Grand Hornu: when industrial archeology meets with innovationTake a former coal mine, get it listed by UNESCO as World Heritage and you get the CID of the Grand Hornu, an innovation and design centre, which also features temporary exhibitions on design, applied art and contemporary art.
- CharleroiArchitectural heritage
The Belfry of Charleroi, a UNESCO siteThe belfry is part of the Charleroi City Hall, designed by architect Joseph André in 1936. A perfect combination of classicism and art deco in architecture, made of bricks and blue and white stone, the tower was then crowned with a small bronze bell tower