• Exhibition

Vieux caillous et noble pierre (Old rocks and noble stone) is a two-fold exhibition at the Gallo Roman cultural space in Ath and at the Stone Museum in Maffle. There you can learn about the rocks and stones part of Wallonia's history: from exquisite mosaic to walls, building techniques to jewellery.

Your ticket gives you access to both sides of the exhibitions as well as the museums' permanent collections.

A material with many uses

Visitors will get a chance to admire:

  • Column capitals
  • Intaglios (semiprecious stones used for jewellery)
  • Grinder wheels
  • Carrare and Tunisian marble
  • Sandstone and Blue stone features
  • Sacred statues and religious decorative elements
COVID-19 : Recreational/tourist travel to and from Belgium is prohibited from Wednesday 27 January to Monday 1 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
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.

From Sunday 27 September 2020 to Sunday 02 May 2021.

Discount vouchers

Discount vouchers