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Anciens Abattoirs (Old Slaughter House Transformed Into an Art Gallery)

The Anciens Abattoir is a former renowned old slaughterhouse transformed into an art gallery. Architect Sury initially built the abattoir in 1854-1855. After classification in 1985, the site was subjected to different phases of restoration.

2019-12-17T13:26:07+01:00December 27th, 2019|Art Gallery, Tourist Attractions|

Mundaneum, the Museum of Information in Mons

Before internet search engines, society had to find alternative ways of sharing information. One of the earliest methods of attempting to create a physical search engine is in the Mundaneum. Sometimes called the “Paper Google,” the Mundaneum is a unique place to visit.

2019-10-09T08:16:10+01:00September 23rd, 2019|Museum, Tourist Attractions|

Take a look at the Neolithic Flint Mines of Spiennes!

The Mons region is full of history still being uncovered today. The Neolithic flint mines of Spiennes is one of the most popular tourist destinations for visitors interested in discovering evidence of early civilizations in the region.

2019-09-18T07:39:24+01:00August 19th, 2019|Museum, Tourist Attractions|