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Address: Witte Nonnenstraat 19, Hasselt, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 11 23 98 60
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For curious people

For me, it was nothing special butIf you are curious about the proccedure taken to make Jenever, this will be the best place to visit. It is about an hour tour with many... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
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Tangier, Morocco
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Tangier, Morocco
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68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

For me, it was nothing special butIf you are curious about the proccedure taken to make Jenever, this will be the best place to visit. It is about an hour tour with many educational audio instructions. The fee for an adult more than 26 years old is 6Euros. Enjoy!!

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Zoutleeuw
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Well laid-out museum that gives deeper insight into the history and varieties of the many gin types to be found in the BeNeLux.

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Leuven, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The Jenever Museum is fittingly housed in what used to be a jenever brewery. You can see a lot of the old machinery that was used to brew jenever and you can choose what machine you want to learn more about on an interactive screen. At the Jenever Museum, you won't only learn about the process of making jenever, but... More 

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Hyde Park, New York
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42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A great on your own tour with headphone stations for more info showing local history from surrounding towns. Great that it is still made by Smets just around the corner... It was a tease at the end to smell all the infused choices and then only get two to sample. Was so looking forward to chocolate; alas it was plain... More 

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Leopoldsburg, Belgium
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96 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A part of our history has opened the doors again. If you are interested in Belgian (cultural) history then you need to visit this museum. Making Jenever is a part of our history and is very connected with the people who lived here in the past and today. You can find out how Jenever was made in the past until... More 

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Hampshire
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Value for money at €6 including ding free drink in bar, staff in the bar very knowledgeable and approachable

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Gingelom, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I was there today together with some friends and I found it really nice and interesting. You can hear on the headphones some nice stories about the Jenever distillation and to see some of the antiques machinery used to produce the spirit. Today was also the inauguration of the renewed museum and the entrance was for free and some actors... More 

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Poole
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

When we have been in the area we have gone to see this museum but it's never open. No times or anything on the door to help. If you are planning on going to see this then I suggest you contact them beforehand to check they are open. Not sure whether we will try a third time!

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Hasselt, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This museum closed about a month ago for a make-over and I have just read in the newspaper that it will be stay closed untill August.

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Hasselt, Limburg, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

as the liquercity Hasselt has a jenevermuseum, but that is closed now for renovation untill 3 may of 2014! You can always download an app on your mobile phone that guides you through a walk of 2,4 km throughout the city and tells you the story!

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