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Exhibition “What if I was 20 in the 1900s : Lessines during the Belle Époque”

April 27, 2024 - January 31, 2025


🎭 Upcoming event : Exhibition “What if I was 20 in the 1900s : Lessines during the Belle Époque” 📅 From the 27th of April 2024 to the 31th of January 2025.

🌟 About the exhibition : Discover the tumultuous life of Valentine, a young woman living in Lessines at the start of the 20th century. 🏡👩‍🎓 Go through her troubled childhood, her struggle for emancipation and discover her commitment to the Hospital Notre-Dame à la Rose. 🏥

🤝 Collaborations : This project was realised with the support of : Athénée Royal René Magritte, Cercle de Généalogie de Lessines, and other local partners. 📚🛠️

👂 Immersion : Narrated tours, immersive podcasts and more! Discover the history of your city from a new angle. 🎧📖

🎉 Special event : A typical folk ball of the 1900s on August the third 2024! 🕺💃

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🏛️ Office de Tourisme : Expose your family souvenirs in the Tourist Office. We are looking for objets dating from 1880 until 1920. Contact Gertrude Raulier at 068/33.36.90 or via info@visitlessines.be 🕰️📸


Combi ticket+ (Museum and exhibition) 🖼️


⏱️ Duration of the tour : 4h (the garden can be visited with an audioguide)

Spend an entire day on our site enjoying the museum and its gardens in the morning, if you also wish, book your dinner at La Table d’Alix via their booking tool. In the afternoon, an immersion in the Belle Époque is offered via our exhibition.

🕰️ The tour starts at 2pm, after your museumvisit.


Formula only exhibition 🖼️


⏱️ Duration of the tour : 2h

Discover Valentine’s life through various tools such as her diary or audio capsules of key moments of her life.

🕰️ The tour starts at 2pm, after your museumvisit.


🪙 Entrance fee


Dramatised visits (only in French) 🎭


⏱️ Duration of the visit : 1h30

Also discover the dramatised visits accompanied by two characters, one from the proletariat and the other from the bourgeoisie. Discover the Belle Époque in an immersive and extraordinary experience.

The actors who will lead these visits are part of La Troupe du Cactus


🗓️ When?


🕰️ Start of the visite at 3.30 pm

Guided tours 👥

Guided tours are also possible on request and prior reservation by email at info@notredamealarose.be !


April 27
January 31, 2025


Hôpital Notre-Dame à la Rose
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Hôpital Notre-Dame à la Rose
Place Alix de Rosoit, 1
Lessines, Hainaut 7860 Belgique
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🇫🇷 Le musée reste fermé jusqu'au 04 août inclus.

Cependant, notre terrasse éphémère ouvre de nouveau ses portes de 11h à 18h tout au long du week-end. 🍽️
Les glaces d'Elodie sera présente avec son food-truck le samedi de 13h à 18h et le dimanche de 13h à 15h30, de quoi vous rafraichir avec une bonne glace locale ! 🍨
Notre jardin de simple sera également accessible aux heures d'ouverture de la terrasse éphémère ! 🌿

Merci de votre compréhension 🤞🏻

🇳🇱 Het museum blijft gesloten tot en met 4 augustus.

Echter, ons tijdelijke terras opent opnieuw zijn deuren van 11.00 tot 18.00 uur gedurende het hele weekend. 🍽️ Elodie's ijsjes zullen aanwezig zijn met haar foodtruck op zaterdag van 13.00 tot 18.00 uur en op zondag van 13.00 tot 15.30 uur, zodat u zich kunt verfrissen met een heerlijk lokaal ijsje! 🍨 Onze kruidentuin zal ook toegankelijk zijn tijdens de openingstijden van het tijdelijke terras! 🌿

Bedankt voor uw begrip 🤞🏻

🇬🇧 The museum will still be closed until 4th of august included.

However, our pop-up terrace will reopen its doors from 11 am to 6 pm throughout the weekend. 🍽️ Elodie's ice creams will be available with her food truck on Saturday from 1 pm to 6 pm and on Sunday from 1 pm to 3:30 pm, offering you a refreshing local ice cream! 🍨 Our herb garden will also be accessible during the opening hours of the pop-up terrace! 🌿

Thank you for your understanding 🤞🏻