Gres de la Roche: the Ardennes over time

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  • Museum & discovery

La Roche-en-Ardenne and its Grès de la Roche museums offer a real journey through time. The reconstituted decors prove perfect to discover the traditions of yesteryear.

Modern staging

This audio-guided tour (45 mn), available in 4 languages, will retrace the history of the local sandstone and the way it was used from the fields to the kitchen.

The reconstituted settings, using modern techniques, are breathtaking: a potter's workshop with holographic projection, a multimedia presentation on the Ardenne ham...

Visits for groups: 20 persons min, booking required

The sandstone of La Roche-en-Ardenne

The KALB family brought the used pieces of blue limestone to the area in 1878: this small-scale ceramics industry put La Roche-en-Ardenne on the map.


From 02 March to 03 November 2019.

Open from 11 am to 5 pm:

  • March 2-10
  • April 6-22
  • May 30 to June 2
  • June 8-10
  • June 29  to September 1
  • October 26 to November 3

Last visit at 4 pm.

Closed in December and January.



€ 1


€ 1
Free for children under 12

Information on the walk


Minimum duration45



  • Audioguide


  • Car parking
  • Cycle rack
  • Parking


    Pets allowed


    FR - EN - German - NL

    Additional information

    Parking busYes
    Secure ParkingYes
    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.