- Woodland, nature reserve or natural area
- Museum or Interpretation Centre
- Education to nature
- Sport and relaxation
- Cross-country skiing
- Trekking & hiking
- Cycling and Mountain Biking
Located on the highest site of the country, between the Fagnes plain and forest crossed by mountain streams, the Maison du Parc-Botrange welcome visitors in their quest to reconnect with outdoors activities and discover the largest Nature reserve in Belgium.
Original, playful, interactive, surprising: the permanent exhibition, Fania, will reveal the haute Fagnes' many secrets. Designed with children in mind, the galleries immerse you in a soothing, enchanting atmosphere. Listen up! Here you get to hear morning birds, nocturnal noises.... Further on, you can climb in a squirrel's nest and explore a fox's burrow.
The brewery and boutique
Enjoy regional recipes. locally brewed beer, freshly pressed fruit juice... or do a little shopping! The boutique features nature books, terroir products, postcards, hiking maps and all kind of gift ideas...
The tractor-drawn carriage
A fantastic way to discover the region! The ride covers 18 km in 2 hours and includes information on the local fauna and flora.
Also at the Maison du Parc-Botrange
- Guided walks
- Medicinal plants garden
- Didactic path (accessible to PRMs)
- Possibility to rent e-bikes
- Possibility to rent cross-country skiing equipment in season
Visitors with specific needs
The Botrange nature centre is one of the many sites certified by Access-i (meaning with facilities or/activities adapted to travellers with specific needs). Please note only the museum (not the gardens) is certified. You will find more details on the website to plan your visit.
E-bike hire - Bike hire
Cafe - Shop - Car parking - Cycle rack - Parking - Restaurant
Guide available/groups - German - EN - FR - NL