Folklore Museum of Tournai

This museum occupies the Spanish-style "Tournai House" with façades from 1673. Its collections recall the arts, traditions and everyday life of Tournai and its area. Its reconstructed tavern, hosier's "balotil" workshop with its knitting machine and craft room, recall ancient crafts. On the first floor, note the carnival room and pharmacy and a model of 17C Tournai on the second floor.

Useful information

Address:

Réduit des Sions 33, 7500 Tournai

Phone:

+32 69 22 40 69

Price:

2.60 € (-18 years old 2.10 €)

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: 10am-12.30pm, 1.30pm-5.30pm; rest of year: 10am-12.30pm, 1.30pm-5pm, Sun 1.30pm-5pm - closed Tue, 1-2 Jan, 29 Mar (Carnival), 8 Apr (Flower Market), 1 May, 2nd Mon Sep (Sale Day), 1 Nov, 25-26 Dec - no charge 1st Sun of every month

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