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Begijnhofmuseum Beghina

Onder de Linde 12, Tongeren 3700, Belgium
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Great spot for some history

Not quite nuns; not quite regular citizens this is the collection of homes of Christian lay women... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
better_beer
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Brussels, Belgium
Wonderful site - must see !

Relatively small but beautiful museum with state of the art multimedia experience. Entertaining and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Paul D
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Bordeaux, France
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“Great spot for some history”
9 Nov 2016
“Wonderful site - must see !”
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Onder de Linde 12, Tongeren 3700, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not quite nuns; not quite regular citizens this is the collection of homes of Christian lay women and a museum dedicated to their lives. In the case of this museum, some of the buildings represent functional buildings, one is the brewery and a small part...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Relatively small but beautiful museum with state of the art multimedia experience. Entertaining and instructive. After having learned about the history of Tongeren and its cathedral, enjoy the calm and the beauty of the cloister.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

this is one of those muséums that may be small but is just perfect for a short visit in to the past one of our highlights of our trip highly recommend it

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Very nice beguinage, small but wonderfully rebuild. The museum is also small but gives a good impression of the life that was lived in the clerical community. Try to have a guide with you, in and outside, she really made everything come to life !

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Reviewed 22 May 2012

The beguinage of Tongeren is big, you can easily stroll around for about an hour. The signs with information are good, but if you want to know even more about how life once was, you can visit the museum. I really loved the tavern in...More

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