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The Citadel of Namur

A new perspective on history

With the Citadelle Pass, discover 2000 years of history !

The Terra Nova Visitor Center

Centre du visiteur - Terra NovaDiscover 2000 years of European urban and military history through the history of the city and the Citadel.

Photographs, panels, models, and videos in a modern and dynamic staging.

Audio-guides available in French, Dutch, English, German, Spanish and Chinese.

Free tour

The underground passages

Souterrains Guided tour of the underground passages.

Discover their history: the construction techniques, the way they were used, how the soldiers lived there at the time and much more.

3D animations, projections, sound effects.

Nicknamed the termites' nest of Europe by Napoleon.

The tourist train

Train touristique Take a tour with a commentary on the tourist train.

Discover the fortifications the picturesque way aboard the tourist train, and admire the magnificent panoramic views of the city and the Meuse valley.

Special commentary for children (on request from the driver).


  • Souvenir, book and gift shop.
  • The Made in Namur, self-service restaurant with local products to eat on the spot or take away.
  • Picnic area.
  • “Welcome bike” label.
  • Brewerie and restaurants.
  • Many events are organised throughout the year; 2019 "Wallonia, Land of Water".




From Septembre 30 to November 03.
The Terra Nova Visitor Centre - From 10:00 to 18:00, every day :
Underground galleries

Weekdays : 13:30 NL - 15:00 FR - 16:30 FR
Week-ends, holidays and school holidays: 11:00 FR - 13:30 NL - 15:00 FR - 16:30 FR
The tourist train
7/7 day : 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30.


  - 6 years old - 18 years old, +65 years old adults groups
(min 15 p)
Citadelle Pass 0€ 11€ 13€ 11€
Underground galleries 0€ 7€ 8€ 7€
The tourist train 0€ 5€ 6€ 5€

The Visitor Centre

0€ 3€ 4€ 5€ (guided tour)


  • Bus: Tec-bus line 3, leaving from the Namur train station, stop: Rond Point Thonar.
  • Auto: E411, exit Namur Centre ; Route Merveilleuse (behind the Casino) ; Parking Terra Nova and Esplanade.
  • At the foot of the Citadel : follow « Terra Nova ».