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Namur Museum of Ancient Arts & Oignies Treasure

  • Official classification of an attraction in Wallonia - 2 suns
  • 365

Set in a listed 18th-century patrician house, this museum displays medieval and Renaissance works from the Namur region.

The Musée provincial des arts anciens du Namurois boasts stunning Mosan masterpieces, as well as the world's largest collection of works by the landscape painter Henri Bles. It is also home to the famous Treasure of Oignies, an exceptional collection of 13th-century goldsmiths' pieces.

In addition to its art collections, the museum manages a vast library, a prints and drawings department, and François Cajot's numismatic collection. Two to three exhibitions are organised a year, in connection with Namur's cultural heritage and educational activities offered to the younger audience.

Visitors with specific needs
The Musée provincial des arts anciens du Namurois is one of the many sites certified by 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.

Schedule

From 02 January to 31 December 2020.

Tuesdays to Sundays: 10 am to 6 pm.

The library, the prints and numismatic departments can be visited by appointment only.

Closed on Mondays.

Annual closure:

  • December 24-25th and 31st
  • January 1st
  • The weekend of the festivals of Wallonia.

Price

Individual

from € 3 to € 5
from € 1.5 to € 2.5
from € 1.5 to € 2.5

Group

from € 1.5 to € 2.5
Free fisrt month's sunday
Additional fee for temporary exhibitions. Free entry the first Sunday of every month. Free for children under 6. European disability card: reduced price for visitors with specific needs and their accompanying person.

Facilities

Services

  • Audioguide
  • Library or document centre
  • Educational service

Equipement

  • Shop

Visites

Audioguide/mobile app/tablet
German - EN - FR - NL
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.