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Kids : Discovery

In 2015, I'm visiting Mons with my children, and you?

In 2015, I'm visiting Mons with my children, and you?
© Gregory Mathelot
  • Address:
    Maison du Tourisme de la Région de Mons
    Grand Place 27
    7000 Mons
  • MAPS: Google Maps
In 2015, I'm visiting Mons with my children, and you?
© Gregory Mathelot
In 2015, I'm visiting Mons with my children, and you?
© Gregory Mathelot
In 2015, I'm visiting Mons with my children, and you?
© Gregory Mathelot

The Mons region has a wide range of tourist activities on offer for families. Mons, European capital of culture for 2015, is worth a visit!


Children will discover a universe made specially for themin Mons, such as the famous little monkey on the Grand Place that the little ones rub for good luck.

Throughout the region, children and teenagers will discover activities specially tailored to them, to do with their friends or family. Little ones, big ones and teenagers will appreciate the offers provided by the Mons Tourist Office.


Fun for children

Children from 3 to 6 years old love:

  • Entering the thatched cottage, a scene inspired by Van Gogh's painting, and reproduced at the Jardin du Mayeur until 27 September 2015.
  • Admiring the Belfry illuminations from the Jardin du Mayeur.
  • The Natural History Museum rooms and its dinosaur and other specie skeletons, and not forgetting the géant Constantin.

Children from 6 to 12 years old love:

  • Impressing their friends by thrashing the high scores on the Tourist Office's tactile Doudou game.
  • Having a picnic in the castle's park, admiring Belgium's only baroque belfry.
  • Taking part in the MON(s) IDÉAL adventure and joining in with all the Mons 2015 workshops and activities throughout the year.


Teenagers love:


  • Jumping on their bikes and going for a ride near the open sea.
  • The augmented reality game at the Sainte-Waudru collegiate church, available on tablets until 26 April 2015.
  • Discovering water skiing and/or wakeboarding at the Belgium Cable Park.


Information

  • tel. : +32 (0) 65 33 55 80
  • website : http://www.visitmons.be
  • email : info.tourisme@ville.mons.be

PLUSTourist information on the town MONS

Mons Belfry and its museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site (MONS)

A listed UNESCO World Heritage site, this 87 metre tall building is the only baroque-style belfry in Belgium. ...
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Address:
Parc du Château
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 33 55 80


Mons Doudou Museum and Jardin du Mayeur (MONS)

Located in the Jardin du Mayeur, the Mons Doudou Museum invites you to discover the rich world of the Ducasse, a jewel of world heritage and Mons folklore....
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Address:
Jardin du Mayeur
Grand'Place
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 39 59 39


MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY OF MONS (MONS)

Nice setting to discover nature. Presentation of a great variety of animals and environments. Educational complex on zoology and ecology. Natural science...
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Address:
Rue des Gailliers 7
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 40 11 40


SINT-CALIXTE'S CHAPEL (MONS)

The St-Calixte's Chapel (11th century) has been restored and houses the Museum of the Count's Castle (archeological discoveries, medieval iconography...), audiovisual show....
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Address:
Square du Château
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 33 55 80


Treasure of the St-Waudru's Collegiate Church in Mons (MONS)

This is one of the most beautiful collections of goldsmith's works in Belgium ranging from the12th to the 19th century....
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Address:
Place du Chapitre
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 87 57 75


MAISON DU TOURISME DE LA REGION DE MONS (MONS)

Prestigious collections of works of art are housed in the several museums of the city like for example the Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of Decorative Arts....
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Address:
Grand-Place 27
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 39 59 39


Mons Tourist Office (MONS)

As Cultural Capital of Wallonia since 2002, and European Capital of Culture in 2015, Mons is, more than ever, a city of art....
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Address:
Grand-Place 27
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 39 59 39


Belgium Cable Park: nautical button lift (TERTRE)

In the middle of nature in the town of Saint-Ghislain, on the Franco-Belgian border, Belgium Cable Park invites you to discover the nautical button lift....
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Address:
Rue de la Hamaide 79
7333 TERTRE (SAINT-GHISLAIN)
Tel.+32 (0) 65 66 25 07


PORT DE PLAISANCE DE MONS - GRAND-LARGE (MONS)

Way between French and Dutch canals and waterways, the Grand-Large Marina in Mons is a real European site! It counts 157 rings and a modern PORT AUTHORITY with sanitary facilities...
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Address:
Avenue du Grand Large
7000 MONS
Tel.+32 (0) 65 87 48 90


Location

Location

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