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this is one of those muséums that may be small but is just perfect for a short visit in to the past... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
bas t
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Brussels, Belgium
Small, but worth a visit, especially when you have an excellent guide like we did !

Very nice beguinage, small but wonderfully rebuild. The museum is also small but gives a good... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2016
lodeenisa
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Antwerp, Belgium
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“Great spot for some history”
Nov 9, 2016
“Wonderful site - must see !”
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Not quite nuns; not quite regular citizens this is the collection of homes of Christian lay women and a museum dedicated to their lives. In the case of this museum, some of the buildings represent functional buildings, one is the brewery and a small part...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

Relatively small but beautiful museum with state of the art multimedia experience. Entertaining and instructive. After having learned about the history of Tongeren and its cathedral, enjoy the calm and the beauty of the cloister.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

this is one of those muséums that may be small but is just perfect for a short visit in to the past one of our highlights of our trip highly recommend it

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank bas t
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Very nice beguinage, small but wonderfully rebuild. The museum is also small but gives a good impression of the life that was lived in the clerical community. Try to have a guide with you, in and outside, she really made everything come to life !

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank lodeenisa
Reviewed May 22, 2012

The beguinage of Tongeren is big, you can easily stroll around for about an hour. The signs with information are good, but if you want to know even more about how life once was, you can visit the museum. I really loved the tavern in...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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