- Tourist office
Ath, also known as the City of Giants, is a delightful medieval city in the lush province of Hainaut, just 24 km from Mons.
Its Tourist Office team, passionate about the region will help you explore the area, discover its terroir delights and learn about its traditions and folklore, such as the Ducasse d’Ath (fourth weekend of August), a UNESCO gem.
What to see in Ath
The town is an EDEN (European Destinations of Excellence) with a fantastic choice of museums
- The Maison des géants
- Musée de la Pierre
- Musée des Jeux de Paume
Let alone the ruins of the Ath medieval castle, built in the 12th century, theBurbant Tower. This 20-metres high fortified dungeon overlooks the historical town centre.