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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
  • Industrial heritage
  • Guided tour and discovery
  • Museum & 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.