Built on an impressive rocky spur, this exceptional heritage site has conserved traces of each period of its 2000-year-old history. Once a residence for the Counts of Namur in the Middle Ages, then transformed into a holiday home by King Leopold II, it is now a sought-out location for events, guided visits and walks in a verdant surrounding with spectacular views over the city.
THE “TERRA NOVA” VISITOR’S CENTRE
Situated in the ancient barracks of Terra Nova, the Visitor’s Centre is a must-see before embarking on your journey. You will discover 2000 years of urban and military history alongside the history of Namur and its Citadel, thanks to a dynamic and educational set up.
Aside from the new Visitor’s Centre, several guided tours are available:
Open access to the Visitor’s Centre: €4
Tour on the tourist train : €6
the underground passages : €10
Citadel Pass (Guided tour on the tourist train, tour of the underground passages and tour of the Visitor’s Centre): € 15
Route Merveilleuse 64, Namur, Belgique
+3281 65 45 00
From 15 February until 31 March , open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., (except on Monday) and from 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. week-end and holidays.
From 1 April until 26 September, every day from 10 a.m. until 6.30 p.m
From 27 September until 7 November, every day in the week from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. (except on Monday) and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m week-end and holidays.
From 8 November until 23 December, every day from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. (except on Monday)
Closed on 24 December at 12 p.m. and on 25 December.
Closed on 31 December at 12 p.m. and on 1 January 2022