• Attractions
  • Industrial heritage
  • Museum or Interpretation Centre

Welcome to Athus Museum and Steel at Athus. Discover the universe and the history of the iron and steel industry through the men who worked there.

Come and meet an important era of Belgian industry, discover the world and the history of iron and steel at the Museum of Steel and Athus.
More than 300 tools and photos explain the functioning of a steel industry, retrace its history and present the working conditions of men who have contributed to the region's prosperity. The museum is on the site of the former steel industry.

A fresco describing the process of making steel is visible on site.
A film describing the Athus factory and then its conversion is also on site.

Open also by appointment.
Children - 12 years old: free.

You may have heard Belgium has recently faced torrential rain, causing dramatic floods. Many regions have been touched by this natural catastrophe. We are doing our best to help all travellers coming to Wallonia. Some sites are, as you can understand, not accessible for the time being. Please contact them or check their website/social media platforms before getting on the road. Be assured we are all trying to get things back to order as soon as possible. Travel advice
This information is given for indication purposes only, best to check with the site you hope to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply by visiting their website.

Equipement

Car parking - Cycle rack - Parking

Visites

Guide available/groups - FR

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