These are the best museums in Liège:
Musée Le Grand CurtiusLiègeThe Curtius Museum (Musée Le Grand Curtius) is a museum of archaeology and decorative arts. The building that houses the museum was a private mansion for Jean Curtius, a Belgian manufacturer who provided gunpowder to the Spanish army. It was built somewhere between 1597 and 1610 in the typical regio
Trésor de la Cathedrale de LiègeLiègeTrésor de la Cathedrale de Liège is housed in the annexes of the monastery where art is displayed and the history of the former principality of Liège is illustrated. Most of the Treasure Room comes from the now-defunct 'Saint-Lambert' Cathedral, including two 11th-century sculpted ivory pieces and t
Archeoforum of LiegeLiègeThe Archéoforum de Liège is a monumental forum covering 3,725 square meters, making it the largest of its kind in Europe. Through both movable and immovable archaeological remains, it paints a picture of Liège's history, from Prehistory to the newest times. Among the remains of a Roman villa, the cr
Musée de la Vie WallonneLiègeThe Museum of Walloon Life places Walloon culture in a broad perspective. It tries to answer the question of how to situate oneself as a Walloon and world citizen in an international context. Five themes are addressed in the museum. 'Wallonies' tells the story of Wallonia. 'Technical (R)evolution' s
Wallonia Public Transport MuseumLiègeThe Museum of Public Transport of the Land of Liège is housed in a former renovated tramway depot. Through some 40 vehicles, including stagecoaches, streetcars and trolleybuses, the museum traces the history of mobility from the 18th century to the present. There are also numerous other historical o
House of Metallurgy and Industry of LiègeLiègeMaison de la Metallurgie et de l'Industrie de Liège is a museum located in the former Espérance-Longdoz factory. The museum is dedicated to Liege's metallurgy and industry. The collection includes machines and tools, scale models and diagrams, photographs, paintings, lithographs, statues and ancient
Maison de la ScienceLiègeLa maison de la science is a lively place where visitors have the opportunity to conduct their own experiments.
Wittert - Collections artistiques de l'Université de LiègeLiègeWittert - Collections artistiques de l'Université de Liège includes some 40,000 works of art, including prints and drawings old paintings of the 15th and 16th centuries, coins, medals, African art and sculptures.
Cabinet des Estampes et des DessinsLiège
MadmuséeLiègeThe Madmuseum displays over 1800 works by artists with intellectual disabilities from different countries. This international collection is unique heritage in its genre and is often associated with Art Brut, art outside the norm, on the margins or outsider.
Ansembourg MuseumLiègeThe Ansembourg Museum is housed in the House of Ansembourg, an old private mansion built around 1740. The museum paints a picture of aristocratic life during the Enlightenment period. The building still has its original interior, including furniture, carpets, Venetian glass chandeliers and ceramic w
Sart-Tilman Open-air MuseumLiègeThe Sart-Tilman Open Air Museum displays a collection of 110 pieces of art, providing an overview of contemporary outdoor sculpture of the last forty years in French-speaking Belgium.
Liege Aquarium-MuseumLiègeThe Aquarium-Museum shows the diversity of the animal and underwater world. In the halls of the museum, 1,000 square meters are dedicated to the diversity of animals: from the smallest insects to the elephant. It displays some 20,000 species from all continents, including the gorilla, the rhinoceros
Bal - Musée des Beaux-Arts de LiègeLiègeThe Bal - Musée des Beaux-Arts de Liège gives an overview of the artistic creations that originated in the French-speaking part of Belgium. The museum displays works of art from the Renaissance to the present day. Special attention is paid to Liege artists. Exhibitions are arranged chronologically,
Tchantchès-MuseumLiègeThe Tchantchès Museum is dedicated to the well-known folkloric character Tchantchès, the mascot of the Fiery City. Among the exhibits are costumes donated to Tchantchès. There is also a collection of paintings by various artists and a collection of puppets by sculptor and puppet-maker Denis Bisscher
Musée GrètryLiègeThe Grétry Museum is housed in the birthplace of Liège composer André-Modeste Grétry (1741-1813). The museum's collection includes various paintings, sculptures, etchings, scores, instruments and documents related to the artist.
Musée de l'Éclairage au Gaz et d'Histoire du Luminaire AncienLiègeThe lighting museum has a collection of more than 600 lamps. The extensive collection includes electric lamps, petroleum lamps, oil lamps and gas-powered lamps.
Musée d'archéologie préhistorique de l'Université de LiègeLiègeThe museum offers a quick overview of human production during prehistory.