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By far the coolest place to go in Tongeren!

By far the coolest place to go in Tongeren! Really, really beautifully arranged, with genuinely... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2019
Elke V
A marvel from the Middle Ages

Splendid ecclesiastical treasures from the Early Middle Ages are very well presented in this state... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2019
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Treasures of the Teseum - Archaeological site: Buried treasures. Go down to see hidden treasures under the ground. Three meters below surface, age-old stones tell the story of the city, its inhabitants and the church. This story began 2000 years ago...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Museumkwartier 2, Tongeren 3700, Belgium
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Reviewed August 10, 2019

By far the coolest place to go in Tongeren! Really, really beautifully arranged, with genuinely pleasant and interesting audioguides.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elke V
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Splendid ecclesiastical treasures from the Early Middle Ages are very well presented in this state of the art museum. The Meuse - Rhine Golden Age with its main centres: Cologne, Aachen, Liege, Maastricht, starting with Charlemagne, comes to life under well lit circumstances. The link...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

The archeological site at Teseum is beyond expectation. A large expanse totally under ground which shows you remnants of old cultures dating back to the Roman Empire and beyond. Truly magnificent with a great audio tour. Just a bit confusing in lay out at times...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Luecht
Reviewed January 27, 2019

This "museum" can easily be visited in connection with the Gallo-Roman museum which is around the corner. There is a large collection of treasures from the church which is on display on various levels. Mind your head sometimes. Don't miss the underground remains of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SeimenBurum
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Once you have finished your visit of the “Basilica”, just go outsider and around the corner where you have the “Museum – Teseum”, here you can discover all the treasures of the city of Tongeren. This is one of the richest church treasures in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

We visited nearly a hour in Teseum, it' very nice place, small exhibition but very amazing, a lots of items.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Mostly medieval Christian objects, well worth the ticket. Relics, silver, cloth, painting, even music scores. Count on at least two hours. Excellent audio guide included in the price.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Marco C
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

One of the best museums I have visited in years. The exhibition isn't that big, but they have used interactive instalations in a werry clever way so you get the best out of the marvellous relics and other religious objects they have on display at...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

We took the youth tour, which was very informative and well made, so that the religion was eksplain in a way that maked sense to teenages.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank connielyngs
Reviewed March 21, 2017

This treasury has an amazing variety of items. Like most treasuries it has robes and reliquary chests and arms, religious paintings and books. What I haven't seen in other treasuries are the relics kept in many other forms, such as horns and purses. Also the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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