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
R. Renier 17
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.
The dam was originally built on this tributary of the Vesdre between 1860 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 ..
Pont des Récollets
This church, rebuilt in the 19C, 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..
Place De Victoire 15 B - 4800 Verviers
Boasting a convenient location in Verviers centre, Hotel Des Ardennes dates back 118 years and is set in a characteristic building overlooking Victory Square. It offers functional rooms equipped with a flat-screen TV and free WiFi access. The rooms ..
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
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.
r. Guillaume Lekeu 2 B - 4802 Heusy
A modern, trendy spirit reigns throughout this charming, traditional house. Anthony Delhasse and his partner Mathieu Steenhault have joined forces to offer diners colourful, simply presented dishes that are made with premium produce.
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