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The Fourneau Saint-Michel estate and it museums

Some tourist attractions have reopened to the public.

Please check the opening times, booking tips and recommendations with them (either via their website or by contacting them directly) before visiting. Remember to check the border and quarantine regulations before travelling.
Click here to see the list of attractions now reopened.
  • Official classification of an attraction in Wallonia - 2 suns
  • 365
  • Monument

The Fourneau Saint-Michel estate, nestled in the Saint Hubert forest, is home to 2 exceptional sites: the Museum of Country Life and the Iron Museum.

The Museum of Country Life in Wallonia

Quite a sight! Step into a 19th-century hamlet, typical of the Walloon countryside. Each sweet little house presents a scene from times past: kitchens with a wood-oven fire, artisans' workshops, vintage furniture and tools...

The Iron Museum

To learn more about this industry, which really bloomed in the 17th and 18th century. Interactive animations, screenings, touch screens... offer an immersive insight into metal casting and how industrialisation changed everyday life.

Nature all around

Beautifully cared for, the estate offers exceptional biodiversity,  including some endangered species which are there given a chance to expand again.

Visitors with specific needs

Please click here to see the list of facilities and activities accessible to visitors with reduced mobility. Wallonia has developed the Access-i program to give travellers a clear understanding of what the infrastructures offer.

Please note, on this site:

  • If you have a wheelchair: there is a parking space for vehicles coming with wheelchairs and an electric buggy is available (please book in advance)
  • If you have trouble understanding: a detailed map is available from reception. A leaflet can be downloaded from the website to prepare your visit. Use of pictograms.
  • Autism-friendly: a number of steps have been taken to better welcome you.
 

Facilities

Services

  • Library or document centre
  • Educational service

Equipement

  • Access for PRM (autodeclared)
  • Cafe
  • Shop
  • Car parking
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Restaurant

Animals

    Pets allowed

    Visites

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    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.