Museum of Photography | Charleroi

  •  Come and discover the Museum of Photography in Charleroi (Mont-sur-Marchienne)
  • Perspective view of the rooms - Charleroi's Photography Museum, Belgium
  • Official classification of an attraction in Wallonia - 2 suns
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With 80,000 photographs in its collection (800 of which are permanently on show), Charleroi's Museum of Photography is considered the most important of its kind in Europe.

More than just a museum

Over 13,000 titles and 4,000 files dedicated to photography are accessible to the public in the museum's library.

The museum shop features the publications, photography works, gadgets and ideas for gifts and decoration.

Hungry? The café offers a peaceful setting and a wide range of treats.

Become a friend of the Museum

Become a friend or partner of the museum and support the Museum's cultural project (page in French). You can become a friend of the museum for as little as €50 per year.

You can also purchase a nominative annual pass (limited number of entries to the museum) for €15 or you can get a subscription to Photographie Ouverte for €15 (for Belgian subscriptions) or €25 (subscriptions from abroad).

Choose your profile and enjoy a whole range of benefits, advantages and discounts

Around the museum

Go for a stroll in the museum's park: 85 ha featuring protected trees. Perfect to conclude your visit and reflect on the gems you have just seen!


From 02 January to 31 December 2020.

Open all year (closed Mondays, December 25th and January 1st) from 10 am to 6 pm.



€ 7
€ 5
€ 4


€ 5
Free fisrt month's sunday



  • Library or document centre
  • Educational service
  • Visitor guide for groups


  • Cafe
  • Shop
  • Car parking
  • Parking
  • Restaurant


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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.