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4 soleilsVirelles Aquascope - Life at the Pond

Virelles Aquascope - Life at the Pond
© WBT - Bruno D'Alimonte
  • Address:
    Aquascope Virelles
    Rue du Lac 42
    6461 VIRELLES (CHIMAY)Belgium

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  • Opening Dates
    • from Tuesday 1 September 2015 to Sunday 15 November 2015
      • Tuesday-Sunday : 10:00-17:00
      • School holidays : 10:00-17:00
      • Public holidays : 10:00-17:00
    • from Tuesday 15 March 2016 to Thursday 30 June 2016
      • Tuesday-Sunday : 10:00-17:00
      • School holidays : 10:00-17:00
      • Public holidays : 10:00-17:00
    • from Friday 1 July 2016 to Wednesday 31 August 2016
      • Daily : 10:00-19:00

If you're curious about what lies beneath the surface then hop to Virelles and discover about the thriving life at the pond. "The 4 seasons of Virelles" is screened regularly and during the weekend and school holidays pictures will be projected and commented by a nature guide. An interactive and verdant outdoor trail runs along the pond (with activities including the Moses Wall, water habitat discovery trail, mountain tracks, look-out posts and labyrinth). Other facilities: playground - barbecue - pick nick areas - meeting point for walks - restaurant - nature shop - temporary exhibitions - nature events.


Open from 10am to 5pm during the Christmas holidays except on 24, 25 and 31 December, 1 and 2 January
Open every day during the Carnival holidays from 10am to 5pm


Individuals: museum and film screening during weekends and school holidays. Guided tour and screening (about 45 min). Guided tour in French (or Dutch, depending on the guide). Unaccompanied tour of the nature reserve

Groups: min. 15 people (3-4hours) + free or guided tour of the nature reserve and/or museum (2.5 hours). English, French and Dutch spoken. Reservation required

Access available for persons with reduced mobility
Dogs on a lead are admitted to the area that is open to the public
Easy free parking


Children under 6: free entry.
Yearly family subscription: €35



FACILITIES FOR THE DISABLED PARKING FOR COACHES Car park DOGS ALLOWED Cafeteria BARBECUE AREA PLAYGROUND Shop EDUCATIONAL DEPARTMENT

Information

  • tel. : +32 (0) 60 21 13 63
  • fax : +32 (0) 60 21 91 95
  • website : http://www.aquascope.be
  • email : info@aquascope.be

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