- Animal park/zoo/aquarium
- Museum or Interpretation Centre
- Education to nature
The Jean Leclercq insectarium in Waremme, nicknamed "Hexapoda", is the only museum in Wallonia to offer a fun, scientific journey in the insect world.
Visitors get to learn everything about six-legged insects or hexapods: how they adapt to their environment, live in a group, communicate...
The world of hexapods
The collections feature 60 live species, hundreds of preserved ones and many pictures to illustrate the theory.
An extraordinary garden
The visit continues in the 2,500 m² garden, landscaped to be a perfect insect paradise:
- There also are butterflies and local insects (ladybirds, crickets, grasshoppers...) to see in the greenhouse.
- Ecological paths over 17 hectares
An off the beaten path visit
- Discovery of the entomological garden
- Entomophagy workshops
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.
Minimum duration : 1:00
Maximum duration : 4:00
Guide available/groups - FR