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Abbaye de Stavelot

Cour de l'Abbaye 1, Stavelot 4970, Belgium
+32 80 88 08 78
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Great museum inside!

I learned a lot from this museum. It tells the complete story from the begin to the hay days to the... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
DdeKerf
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Axel, The Netherlands
great morning visit

We had a morning spare after the WEC race at spa and decided to visit the musuem in staveelot, some... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
simon m
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London, United Kingdom
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Cour de l'Abbaye 1, Stavelot 4970, Belgium
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I learned a lot from this museum. It tells the complete story from the begin to the hay days to the end of the power of the church. There is also a temporally exhibition about the templars but the best part remained the story of...More

Thank DdeKerf
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had a morning spare after the WEC race at spa and decided to visit the musuem in staveelot, some ruins of the abbey as you walk in then a museum featuring a downstairs part dedicated to racing at spa, this was of course very...More

Thank simon m
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I have seen worse ruins than those of the abbey in Stavelot, but I have certainly seen better. There are a number of pillars, which are significantly shorter now than they ever could have been whilst part of the original abbey. One gets an idea...More

Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Nice for an afternoon. The racing museum looked is nice for car enthousiasts. We didn't visit all exhibitions.

Thank Carmen O
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

waste of money to be honest.few armor and mock up.more interestng is museum of motor sports.few nice cars and motorcycles. nice gallery of famous formula 1 and other motor sports legends.u can play on sony playstacion in there

Thank Antoni N
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The general expositing of this old abbey is very interesting, historically. The exposition about the racecircuit in Francorchamps in a terrific bonus! Other expo's not very interesting.

Thank Omanique
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Though I'm not a petrolhead the museum of motor racing was interesting. My favourite historical exhibits weren't linked to racing at all - the early C20th bicycle with fittings for a Mauser rifle, used by border guards, and a motorbike fitted with a leather bath...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

An exhibition about the templar knights, a small one about Guillaume Apollinaire (and his contemporaries) and a larger one about Spa-Francorchamps (cars, bikes, drivers and information about these subjects, make this abbey into a museum where my wife, the teenage boys and I have found...More

Thank Carlo H
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We started with the history of the Abbey which you could do in great depth (if you listened to all the narratives) or just watch the video screen with synchronised audio. We then went on to the exhibition on Guillaume Apollinaire - French poet and...More

Thank Maggie L
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had originally attended to visit the Spa- Francorchamps museum below Abbaye de Stavelot, however, as the admission to the Abbaye was also included in the price we decided to tour the Abbay and we're glad we did, as the history of...More

Thank ''Nicola G
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