Things to see and do - Namur
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Namur Travel guide
Namur : Michelin's recommendations
Namur, at the confluence of the Sambre and Meuse rivers, was once an often besieged, major military site. Today, it is still overlooked by its citadel, retains numerous churches and is a prosperous, mainly commercial and administrative town. Namur is also a popular tourist centre, the political capital of Wallonia, housing the province's Parliament, and boasts the renowned university colleges of Notre Dame de la Paix.
Tourist attractions Namur : Things to see and do
r. Julie-Billiard 17 B - 5000 Namur
The Oignies Priory treasury, saved from 1940 air raids, is housed in one room. Exhibits include early-13C evangelistaries and reliquaries by the Mosan monk Hugo d'Oignies, whose delicate skill can notably be seen in the black-background medallions wi..
N92 B - 5000 Namur
The Meuse is at its most picturesque while crossing the province of Namur. Its powerful waters have cut a 300m-high valley before gradually lowering in altitude towards the north. The Meuse flows from south to north, like most Belgian rivers, and for..
pl. du Chapitre 1 B - 5000 Namur
This museum displays a fine collection of liturgical objects, including a crown-reliquary in a case adorned with enamel discs (c 1210), a 12C portable altar decorated with ivory plaques, an arm-reliquary of St Adrian (c 1238), a 13C silver-gilt statu..
Place de la Station 14 B - 5000 Namur
Grand Hotel de Flandre is located in a characteristic building across from Namur Railway Station and in the city centre. There is free Wi-Fi. The hotel rooms have a bath, tea and coffee facilities and a flat-screen TV. The hotel has a 24-hour recep..
Avenue de la Plante 23 B - 5000 Namur
Prix Prices from : 75 €
Hotel The Royal Snail is set right next to the Citadel and the Casino of Namur and offers a free outdoor swimming pool, free WiFi, an à-la-carte restaurant, a wellness centre and a free fitness area. The hotel is situated 1 km from the centre of Namu..
Rue du Premier Lanciers 10 B - 5000 NAMUR
Prix Prices from : 57 €
The hotel is located 328 yds (300 m) from the station, a short walk from the university, the Casino de Namur and the city's historic and business center. It offers 92 fully-equipped rooms, plus a bar, 24/7 snack service and paying car park. Free Wifi..
r. Tanneries 13 B - 5000 Namur
A charming restaurant affiliated with Les Tanneurs hotel. Several separate dining areas. Nice table settings and an excellent choice of Bordeaux wines.
r. Peupliers 2 B - 5100 Jambes
This large restaurant built to resemble a liner affords a splendid view over the Meuse. Lovely terrace on piles. The menu offers straightforward and tasty dishes, and is often changed.
r. D'Arville 94 B - 5100 Wierde
This modern restaurant with contemporary-rustic décor makes the most of its 19C farmhouse. Pond, waterfall and pastoral view from the terrace. Inspiring monthly set menu with plenty of choice.
r. Roger Clément 32 B - 5020 Temploux
This converted stone and brick tannery is full of character and has an ornamental garden. Find charming, modern rustic-style rooms serving innovative cuisine with attentive service and good food/wine combinations.
r. Mosanville 100 B - 5101 Lives-sur-Meuse
A beautiful green setting adds to the charm of this elegant family restaurant surrounded by lakes. Generous classic and traditional dishes. Good selection of wines.
r. Tanneries 13 B - 5000 Namur