The Herstal museum

Nestled in a bourgeois mansion built in 1664, this museum retraces the history of the area from the Middle Ages to the present days.

Immerse yourself in the story and cultural heritage of the region thanks to:

  • Merovingian treasures
  • Stories and legends about Charlemagne
  • A Carolingian garden
  • Recollections of the First World War
  • Information about the local coal and metal industries

Visitors will also have a chance to admire the Demoiselles de Herstal, motorbiked manufactures in the  Saroléa, FN and Gillet factories.




  • Library or document centre


  • Shop
  • Car parking
  • Cycle rack
  • Parking


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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.