• Attractions
  • Industrial heritage
  • Guided tour and discovery
  • Museum or Interpretation Centre

The permanent exhibition "Le Triangle blanc, la pierre et les hommes" (the white triangle, stone and men) presents a contemporary view of limestone mining in the region of Tournai. At the  Maison Rurale de Calonne, pnear Antoing (Hainaut, Plaines de l'Escaut nature park).

This exhibition pays a tribute to the past but also focuses on the present. It features:

  • didactic pannels
  • atypical items found on functioning site, to bette understand the monumental scale of the machines and their level of precision
  • collections and photographs from the former stone museum, now beautifully stages in former stables
  • fossils found in the quarries
  • presentation of how nature took over the former lime kilns and quarries

The garden of the Maison rurale de Calonne also has as an orientation table , from which starts a lovely .

Maison rurale de CalonneRue Albert Ier 14,7642Antoing
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.

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English - French - Dutch


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Guide available/groups - FR - Guide available/individuals - FR

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