A magical and timeless place

One of the oldest hospitals in Europe! A majestic and authentic architectural ensemble. A rich and original heritage site : Baroque chapel, cloister, gardens, sick ward, convent…

A most enchanting place where cares of soul and body were combined…  


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Exhibition ‘Vestigium temporis’
It was in the silence of a visit to the Hospital Our-Lady with the Rose in Lessines that Perrine Moreau and Agnès Arnould were impressed...
Ars Curandi
This superb book (French-Italian), which highlights three former emblematic hospitals in Europe (the Hospices Civils de Beaune, in France, the Notre-Dame à la Rose Hospital...
Ambition Unesco
Richly illustrated with magnificent photos by Francis Vauban, this superb book will look back over the history of the creation of hospitals in Europe and...
Annual closure
The museum will be closed on the 24th, 25th, 26th and 31 of december 2021. It will also be closed on the first and the...


A medicinal herb garden

Artistic creations around the theme of the medicinal plant garden of the Hospital

From 23-04 to 05-06-2022

Thirty-three craftsmen from the Métiers d’art have come to the heart of the incredible heritage site, which focuses on the history of medicine and therapeutic plants. They were inspired by nature and the tranquility of the place. Aromatic plants, foraging insects and wild herbs has inspired artisans to make a hundred objects from all disciplines: jewellery, ceramics, textile and glass creations, sculptures, lighting, etc.

Entrance included in the admission price of the museum or €5 for the exhibition only


Exhibition ‘Vestigium temporalis’

It was in the silence of a visit to the Hospital Our-Lady with the Rose in Lessines that Perrine Moreau and Agnès Arnould were impressed by this place rich in history and mysteries.

Immersed in this world of contemplation, they were deeply touched by a feeling of empathy with it that led them to carry out this exciting exhibition project.

From 14/05 to 29/08/2022

Activities in 2022

Musical interludes : Cécille Müller, 25/04
Cécile Müller The piano, a reflection of the human voice, the inner voice and the animal world” (musical interludes, with schedules) Piano and human voice...
Duo Soledad Kalza & Sina Kienou, 20/02
A DUO with different racial origins very complicit. The superb VOICE of SOLEDAD and the very original GUITAR game of SINA marry perfectly! They offer...
Curly Music in concert, Sunday 19/12
Concert in the chapel of the museum by Curly Mucic with Birgit Bornauw (bagpipe) and Benjamin Macke (diatonic accordeon). Reservation : 0470 255 252 or...
Discover our virtuel escape game
Tired of being confined? Get away from everyday life by helping a young nun escape from the convent. Discover the first virtual escape game of...

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