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Blegny-Mine: an iconic mining site near Liège

  • Discover Blegny-Mine: a major European mining site, listed by UNESCO
  • Discover Blegny-Mine: a major European mining site, listed by UNESCO
  • Discover Blegny-Mine: a major European mining site, listed by UNESCO
  • Discover Blegny-Mine: a major European mining site, listed by UNESCO
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  • Industrial heritage
  • Guided tour and discovery

Located east of Liège, this site is one of the four authentic coal mines left in Europe, all listed by UNESCO. Put your jacket and helmet on: the guided tour will take you through galleries 30 to 60 m underground!

A UNESCO site

Blegny-Mine, together with Grand-Hornu (Mons), Bois-du-Luc (La Louvière) and Bois du Cazier (Charleroi) has been recognized by UNESCO as an iconic witness of the industrial revolution in Belgium.

Your visit

  • Visit of the mine, museum, temporary exhibitions
  • Mini train ride
  • Discovery of the heap biotope
  • Mini golf and play areas for children

Practical information

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • For all ages

Visitors with specific needs

Blegny Mine is part of the sites certified by the official label Access-i (meaning with facilities or/activities adapted to travellers with specific needs). You will find more details on the website to plan your visit.

Price

Individual

€ 12.5
€ 8.9
€ 11

Group

from € 7 to € 9.3

Information on the walk

Duration

Minimum duration2:00
Maximum duration4:00

Facilities

Services

  • Indoor catering
  • Film projections/presentations
  • Housing service
  • Audioguide
  • Library or document centre
  • Educational service

Equipement

  • Shop
  • Training materials on request
  • Car parking
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Barbecue/picnic area

Visites

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Audioguide/mobile app/tablet
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.