"Le Bois du Cazier" ancient mine

Rue du Cazier 80 - 6001 Marcinelle

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"Le Bois du Cazier" ancient mine

  • Car park
  • Coach car park
    3 parking spots
  • Dogs admitted
  • Maestro
  • Visa/MasterCard
  • Bicycle friendly
General

General

  • CGT
  • Unesco
  • Wallonie destination qualité
The past, present for the future. South of Charleroi, Bois du Cazier is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Nestling in a green hollow this outstanding architectural site, crowned by two winding houses, is surrounded by three slag heaps which have been landscaped with footpaths.

European Heritage Label!

You can also see:
  • The Memorial to the 262 victims.
  • The wooded estate with the Avenue of Remembrance and the viewpoint looking over the landscape.
  • The Forge workshops and the glass-blowing where the workmen bring the old machinery back to life.
Practical information

Practical information

Information for individuals

  • Opening times
    Open all year round • Tuesday to Friday: 9.00-17.00 • weekends and public holidays: 10.00-18.00
  • Price
    adults €8 - 60+ €7 - youngsters students: €4.50 - children (<6) free of charge • Audio guide €1 • Game book: €1 – Free app
  • Tour length

    2 hrs to visit the three Museums. Suitable for all ages

Information for groups

  • Opening times
    • Monday Closed
    • Tuesday 9:00 - 17:00
    • Wednesday 9:00 - 17:00
    • Thursday 9:00 - 17:00
    • Friday 9:00 - 17:00
    • Saturday 10:00 - 18:00
    • Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
  • Price
    adults €6 - School groups €3.50 (max. 25 people per group)
  • Guided tour
    Subject to prior booking (EN, FR, NL, IT) • €50 per group for primary schools • €60 per group for secondary schools • €70 per group for adults.
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Map

Itinerary

  • By car: via A54 or R3, take A503, exit 34 Marcinelle • By train: Charleroi Sud station and TEC bus 52