Mundaneum

Museum ,  Museum / interpretation centre at Mons
visitMons - Gregory Mathelot
visitMons - Gregory Mathelot
Patrick Tombelle
  • Mons Card Partner: €2 discount
    The Mundaneum uses temporary exhibitions and activities to explore the unique project of its founders, Paul Otlet and Henri La Fontaine: universal knowledge for world peace!
    The Mundaneum preserves a unique heritage recognized by the UNESCO. Archive center and space for temporary exhibitions, it highlights the legacy and ideas of its founders, the Nobel Peace Prize winner Henri La Fontaine and the father of documentation Paul Otlet. At the turn of the 20th century, these two Belgians devised a system for collecting, classifying and searching all of the world's knowledge. With a noble purpose: world peace.
    Today confronted by the information society foreseen by its founders, the Mundaneum builds bridges between heritage and digital, between education and technology, between inner peace and the world around us. Temporary exhibitions, guided tours, digital devices, thematic conferences and workshops make the Mundaneum a crossroad of knowledge, from yesterday to tomorrow!

    During exhibitions, it is open from Tuesday to Friday from 13.00 to 17.00 and on Saturday and Sunday from 11.00 to 18.00. It is closed on Mondays. Research in the archives (Rue des Passages, 15) is possible on prior request : Monday to Friday from 09.00 to 16.00
  • Capacities
    • 25  Person(s)
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Quality standards
Services
  • Equipment
    • Auditorium
  • Services
    • Boutique
    • Cloak room
  • Rates
  • OAPs
    From 4 €
  • Adult
    From 6 €
  • Group rate
    From 100 €
Openings
  • From July 15, 2017
    until August 27, 2017
  • Wednesday
    13:00
    17:00
  • Thursday
    13:00
    17:00
  • Friday
    13:00
    17:00
  • Saturday
    11:00
    18:00
  • Sunday
    11:00
    18:00
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2 comments
  • Intéressant

    Nous avions fais beaucoup de chose le jour d'avant alors nous étions fatigué, mais c'était fortement intéressant!

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  • A visiter

    pour sa ligne du temps des représentations graphiques

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