• Attractions
  • Guided tour and discovery
  • Museum or Interpretation Centre
  • Education to nature

Located in the renovated barn of the Tilff, this natural museum is fully dedicated to bees.

The galleries feature

  • An audiovisual montage illustrating the many activities of working bees at different periods of their lives (2 versions, one for adults, the other for children)
  • A wide variety of beehives and beekeeping equipment presenting the evolution of beekeeping techniques over the centuries
  • Nobel Prize winner Karl von Frisch's research, particularly on the "language" of bees
  • Two glazed hives which make it possible to discover the comings and goings of the foragers a

Did you know?

  • Bees communicated by dancing
  • They do not see the colour red
  • A working bee lives 40 days, a Queen 5 years
  • Each bee has a very specific role in the hive
 
heart We loved
Our passionate guide, the antique hives and the possibility to buy mead on site. 
Esplanade de l'Abeille 11,4130Tilff
Covid-19: in accordance with the latest Covid-19 restrictions, most of the museums and touristic sites are now closed in Wallonia, and events cancelled. We do our best to keep our information up to date but it's always best to check with the site you wish to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply a look at their website - to see their latest opening hours and entry conditions. Some will prefer you to book your ticket in advance. Infos
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Duration

Minimum duration : 60:00

Langue d'accueil

French

Services

Library or document centre

Equipement

Shop - Car parking - Cycle rack - Parking - Playground

Visites

Guide available/groups - FR - NL

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