Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve

flag
  • Discover the Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve
  • The Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve
  • The Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve
  • The Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve
  • Mural art/ cartoons
  • Museum & discovery

The Hergé Museum, dedicated to Georges Remi, who created Tintin, is an absolute must stop for comic book lovers.

The museum is located in Louvain-la-Neuve, province of Walloon Brabant, a mere 30 minutes from Brussels.

More than 80 original plates, and 800 photographs, documents and objects have been brought together in this temple of comic books. The building itself was designed and built by the French architect Christian de Portzamparc.

Your visit to the Hergé Museum

The visitors route will take you through 3 levels, starting with the top one. There are 8 exhibition rooms to discover, retracing the artist's life and work. The collections feature original pieces changed every 4 months to keep some variety, personal objects, models, movies and visual experiences.

This museum is a dynamic space, organising temporary exhibitions and events themed around Hergé and comic books.

Practical information

Entry is free the first Sunday of the month.

Groups of 15+ are welcome but prebooking is required, 4 days in advance min.

Free audio guides in either Dutch, English, French, German or Spanish are available.

You can relax at the café restaurant Le Petit Vingtième after your visit.

PRM: the site is wheel chair friendly

Shuttle buses can be arranged between Brussels and the museum.

Scheldule

From 02 January to 31 December 2017.

Tuesdays to Fridays 10.30 am to 5.30 pm

Saturdays and Sundays 10 am to 6 pm

Closed on Mondays, December 25 and January 01

Price

Individual

€ 9.5
€ 5

Group

De € 5 a € 7
Free fisrt month's sunday
Temporary exhibition: 2 € per person. Free entry the first Sunday of the month. Reduced price fro children (7-14 y.o.)

Facilities

Services

  • Indoor catering
  • Restaurant
  • Audioguide
  • Visitor guide for groups
  • Guide available/groups
  • Audioguide/mobile app/tablet

Equipement

  • Wheelchair/disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • Lift
  • Cafe
  • Daylight
  • Shop
  • Training materials on request
  • Non-smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Common bathroom
  • Wi-Fi

Animals

    Pets not allowed

    Visites

    Guide available/groups
    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.