The Maison des Géants (the Giants' house) in Ath: an impressive museum in Wallonia

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  • Classification officielle d'une attraction en Wallonie : 3 soleils
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In November 2005, UNESCO added to its list of intangible cultural heritage the giants and fantasy figures of 9 Belgian and French cities.

Who are these gigantic characters joining festivities in many European cities? Come and meet them at the Maison des Géants in Ath. In this stunning residence, visitors can watch movies presenting festivals from all around the world as well as learn how these characters are made and carried along.

Step in the fascinating world of Wallonia's giants and learn about a centuries old tradition.

The Maison des Géants is closed for renovation and will reopen on July 16, 2018




  • Library or document centre
  • Educational service


  • Cafe
  • Shop
  • Car parking


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