• Museum or Interpretation Centre

Nimy was once famous for its exquisite china skills. A page of history you can explore fully in the town's museum, home to a fascinating collection of potteries as well as other crafts mastered in the region.

Faience, ceramic and porcelain

The museum galleries feature masterpieces from the 18th, 19th and 20th century: all made in local china factories, Mons, Borinage and a few other internationally known names.

Visitors can also admire ceramics manufactured in Hauts-de-France and clay pipes designed in Nimy, Maisières, ...

There's more

The Nimy Museum also has:

  • a room presenting didactic material on china crafts
  • another dedicated to WW1
  • objects retracing the region's history
COVID-19 : Recreational/tourist travel to and from Belgium is prohibited until 18 April 2021. In accordance with the latest Covid-19 restrictions, most museums, tourist attractions and information centres 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
This information is given for indication purposes only, best to check with the site you hope to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply by visiting their website.


Guide available/groups - FR

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