Things to see and do - Hornu
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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.
Tourist attractions Hornu : Things to see and do
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Neo-Classical in style (arcades, pediments and colonnades), this complex was built from 1816 to 1835 for Henri de Gorge, who had bought the concession to work the coal mines. It consists of 435 workers' houses, workshops, warehouses etc. It ceased to..