Namur Citadel

  • recognised tourist attraction
  • Wallonia Quality Destination
  • velo
  • Car park
  • Coach park
    5 parking spots
  • Maestro
Discover the Citadel's astonishing catacombs!

Enjoy a 1,30-hour guided tour of the catacombs, forming Europe's largest existing underground citadel gallery network. 

Climb aboard the tourist train! This 20-minute ride boasts stunning panoramic views over the town and valley of La Meuse. Commentary in French, Dutch and English. 

Follow in the footsteps of History with our superbly modern itinerary. The Terra Nova visitor centre offers a foray into 2,000 years of Europe's urban and military history, seen through the eyes of Namur and its Citadel.

Enjoy all 3 attractions for just €18 per person!
The "Citadel Pass" full tour ticket includes the catacombs tour, tourist train ride and free access to the Terra Nova visitor centre.
  • E411, exit 14 (Bouge) towards Wépion-Dinant. Turn right after Namur Casino, or take the cable car.

Durant 4 jours, la Citadelle de Namur ouvre ses portes pour une nouvelle édition d’Halloween.

Cette année, Halloween à la Citadelle sera organisé sous forme d'une balade théâtralisée sur le thème de « la malédiction du masque de fer ».

En pratique

  • Evénement dédié aux familles avec enfants de 8 à 12 ans 
  • Rendez-vous au Centre du Visiteur Terra Nova
  • Départ de la balade à 11h00 - 13h00 - 15h00 - 17h00 - 19h00 - 21h00
  • Durée : 2h
  • Réservation en ligne obligatoire.

Une création inédite qui vous mènera en extérieur mais également dans les galeries souterraines de la Citadelle !

14 vineyards - from Namur to Carcassonne - will pass on their passion in a welcoming and friendly armosphere and at a great price. In Namur on 11 February 2012
2nd edition at the price of €1 with a free glass!

These enthusisastic businessmen planted their vineyards on a heather at the feet of the St Loup mountain. Discover their priduce, passion and secrets.
This year the sommelier department at the Cefor school has organised a tasting table where each vineyard will be presenting 2 wines.
List of vineyards:

  • Briard Damien, Quinsac
  • Brouir Léon, Le Coude-à-coude, Moustier
  • Château Bon Baron, Lustin
  • Château de Fosse Sèche, Brossay
  • more below

  • Domaine des Mathouans, Latour de France
  • Château Latuc, Mauroux
  • Clos des Terrasses, Sigoulès
  • Domaine Constant-Duquesnoy, Vinsobre
  • Domaine de Gravimel, Cebazan
  • Domaine de le Tête Noire, Gigondas
  • Domaine du Chenoy, Emines
  • Domaine du Ry d'Argent, Bovesse
  • Domaine Leymarie, Clos Vougeot
  • Mas Thélème, Lauret

For 1 euro you can enjoy quality produce in a festive and friendly atmosphere. Tuck in!

Come and admire the participating teams, from emergency services around the world (firefighters, civil defence, army, police). in Namur 08/06/13!
This 7th competition will welcome 34 teams from 13 countries and will be mainly dedicated to urban rescues.
Participating teams will include 7 people (1 team leader, 4 team members, 1 victim and 1 examiner).
Two intercontinental teams (Vancouver, Canada and Sao Paulo, Brasil) will be the first teams to cross the Atlantic to demonstrate their skills on Namur soil.
Members of the public, whether seasoned climbers or not, photographers and emergency service members ... please join us to admire the display and the techniques used!
People of Namur, come to support your team and test the competitors' good humour!
All are welcome and entry is free.
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Travel through time and immerse yourself in the Middle Ages with hours and hours of shows in Namur, July 2014!
This year's theme: "Women in the Middle Ages"!
In total, almost 500 actors and members of many theatre troupes will be present, including the Confrérie Namuroise de la Malemort.
Médiévales de la Citadelle (Medieval Times in the Citadel) is:

  • A replica Medieval village with wandering entertainment,
  • quality demonstrations and entertainment,
  • children's activities and a craft market,
  • music, a late-night opening and impressive shows that will make you travel through time!

Entry through the Citadel's Esplanade from 11am to 8pm.
Free shuttles from Grognon (every half hour from 11.30am).

Why don't you visit one of Europe's most esteemed Medieval festivals?

Discover the new creation "King of Thorn"!
New this year: New scenography, new formula, larger site: Medieval walk around the world. Late night opening from 9pm, Saturday 2 July: craft market, firework extravaganza, music...
You can park for free on the Esplanade of the Citadel.