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Address: Grote Markt 3, Tienen 3300, Belgium
Phone Number: 3216805666

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Kids will love it, not for adults

I went to visit it with 2 of my friends. It was interesting to see but no so much for children older than 12. It's interactive and has a modern touch. You get a headset (availible... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2016
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I went to visit it with 2 of my friends. It was interesting to see but no so much for children older than 12. It's interactive and has a modern touch. You get a headset (availible in Dutch, French, German or English) or children's headset (availible in Dutch or French) that is wirelessly connected to pieces of the roof. That... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

small museum. staff was very unfriendly. you can easily spend 10 minutes in this place..... be prepared for annoying staff to bother you with souvenirs.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Small but very attractive museum in the hart of Tienen. This is the place to go to if you want to find out everything about sugar and sweets. Professor Zucchero, the virtual guide, has got an unique gift making it possible for people to become a molecule. That’s when something goes wrong: for no apparent reason the sugar loses its... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

This educational/family tour takes around +/-90 mins, so if you have the time take the time to enjoy it. Through it you will learn about why TIenen is called the Sugar City and how the sugar is made from sugarbeets and other forms. It is presented in a simple way understandable and enjoyable to all family members (7 years and... More 

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