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Hornu Travel guide
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Hornu lies near Mons, in the heart of the Borinage region, where coal mining thrived until the 1970s. This small town boasts a fine example of industrial architecture: the Grand Hornu.
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Rue Sainte-Louise 82 B - 7301 Hornu
Three architects built this complex: F. Obin, P. Cordona and B. Renard, who is thought to have designed both inner courtyards and the mansion, drawing inspiration from the 18C saltworks at Arc-en-Senans in France. Le Grand-Hornu's neo-Classical style..