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interesting industrial archeology

the visitors centre was closed as we visited the site in november but the site is accessable. It... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
Filip V
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Zwevegem, Belgium
Very interesting

The four ascensors in La Louviere is a freely accessible site, part of European industrial... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
tinaq_reviews
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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

the visitors centre was closed as we visited the site in november but the site is accessable. It was over 40y when I visited the boatlifts during my primary school time. It is still a peaceful and well kept site. Beautiful Industrial archeology.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Filip V
Reviewed October 6, 2017

The four ascensors in La Louviere is a freely accessible site, part of European industrial heritage. Find it on google maps, drive and park somwhere nearby. There are other ascensors right inside La Louviere, we went towards the first one. You can also walk by...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

I walked along the canal only presuming one of the fabled locks was in front of me. Crossing over at a bridge, markers numbered sundry attractions, finally stumbling across lock #2. What was amazing was the solution to a 60M plus [or 200 feet plus]...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Terry M
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Although we joked about this with friends, the visit was really interesting and informative. Recommend a trip in the lift on the boat to get the full experience.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Rod T
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

My adult son and I rode along the canal that eventually loops back to La Louviere. The ride was approx. 21 kms in total. It was a perfect summer night activity where there is extended daylight but you can enjoy cooler temperatures. We enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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