Things to see and do - Verviers
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Verviers Travel guide
Verviers : Michelin's recommendations
Located in the Vesdre valley, Verviers is an important industrial town which in former times specialised in textiles. H. Vieuxtemps (1820-1881), the violinist, and H. Pirenne, author of a History of Belgium (1862-1935), were born here.
Tourist attractions Verviers : Things to see and do
B - Verviers
The dam was originally built on this tributary of the Vesdre between 1869 and 1876, and reconditioned between 1967 and 1971. 67m high, 320m long, on a 235m-rock foundation, its capacity has doubled to 26 million m3. It supplies the region with water ..
r. Renier 17 B - 4800 Verviers
This museum, housed in a former 17C hospice, displays rich collections of porcelain, Belgian and foreign earthenware, old Raeren sandstone pottery, 14C-19C paintings and sculptures.
Pont des Récollets B - 4800 Verviers
This church, rebuilt in the 18C, was a place of pilgrimage to the Black Virgin of the Recollects since its statue had taken on a strangely modified posture after an earthquake in 1692.
Rue De La Station N°4 B - 4800 Verviers
Hotel Verviers Van der Valk is located in a former 19th-century station and offers guest rooms with free access to an outside swimming pool. This ecological hotel is provided with an à la carte restaurant, a garden with a terrace and on-site shops. B..
Du Midi 7 B - 4800 Petit-Rechain
Revel in the peace and quiet of the idyllic, Belgian countryside and enjoy the simple, elegant accommodation of this hotel. It benefits from a salsa club, as well as a tennis and badminton court. With free WiFi access and free covered private parkin..
av. de Spa 28 B - 4800 Verviers
Your taste buds will be titillated here! Appealing contemporary cuisine in a pleasant atmosphere in the spacious dining room or on the terrace. Enjoy codfish, parmesan risotto, tomato upside-down tart, etc.
chaussée de la Seigneurie 13 B - 4800 Petit Rechain
An appealing menu in tune with the times can be found at this restaurant in a townhouse that was once a hat shop. Trendy dining room in grey and white tones, veranda and a courtyard-terrace
r. Hodiamont 13 B - 4802 Heusy
A building with character and food that never misses a beat. The classic dishes, prepared with quality ingredients, are full of flavour - and the prices are scrumptious too.
r. Station 4 B - 4800 Verviers