- Architectural heritage
Discover the brand-new Visitor Centre in Terra Nova, a perfect stop to prepare your visit of the citadel and learn more about Namur.
The Citadel of Namur opens onto 80 hectares of green spaces. Located within easy reach of the town centre, it promises gorgeous view points over the city and the Meuse valley.
Its 7 km of underground tunnels make it one of the biggest fortresses in Europe. Don't miss this incredible historical site when visiting Belgium!
The Terra Nova Visitor Centre
Based in former barracks of Terra Nova, the Visitor Centre retraces 2000 years of European urban and military evolution through the history of Namur and its citadel. This brings interesting opportunities to reflect on our world and society - past, present and future. You are more than welcome to discover the museum on your own or join one of the guided tours.
The Citadel Pass: 1 ticket covering 3 visits
A wonderful way to enjoy fully your visit.
The advantage: 3 visits for the price of just one pass, 11€ per adult.
- A sightseeing tour on the touristic train, fully commented.
A guided tour of the underground tunnels
- Access to the Terra Nova visitor centre
Guided tours available in English, Dutch and French.
Free for children under 6.
Groups welcome everyday but advance booking is required.
The Terra Nova site is fully accessible by people with reduced mobility.
A special shuttle can take you from the centre of Namur to the citadel. You will find stops at the station and Place de l'Ange (for the latter, every day but Saturdays). The ticket costs return ticket 2€ per person. Please note there is no commentary included in the journey.
Visit of the underground corridors
Until March 30th, 2018:
- Closed Mondays
- Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: groups only
- Wednesdays, weekends, public holidays and school holidays: tours in French at 11 am and 3 pm, tours in Dutch at 1 pm
April 1st to September 30th: open everyday
Annual closure December 24th to January 1st included
- Outdoor catering
- Visitor guide for groups
- Horse riding
- Internet access
- Training materials provided
- Car parking