Trip Planner: Europe / Belgium / Wallonia / Walloon Brabant Province / Louvain-la-Neuve / Herge Museum
A must-see for any Tintin fan, Herge Museum is devoted to the cartoon's artist and creator Georges Remi, penname Herge. While the museum showcases several of his works, it largely focuses on Tintin. Through the nine exhibits learn about Herge's life, inspirations, creations, and characters. The building has been designed with contemporary architecture, as per Remi's interest in modern art. There is also a mini cinema and a cafe/restaurant attached. Don't worry if you aren't staying in the area; the local train station is walking distance. Put Herge Museum into our Louvain-la-Neuve journey planning app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Louvain-la-Neuve.
Create an itinerary including Herge Museum
Unable to display map at this time. Please try again later.
Herge Museum Tours
Places to stay near Herge Museum
Herge Museum Reviews
The museum is interesting and good for children to visit. Kids who love Tintin but also adults will love it and guide is for free, but... what a terrible staff at the restaurant of the museum and the ... more »
Wahou.. que dire... Quel magnifique musé ! Remplis de documentation plus intéressante les une que les autres , un tarif plus que raisonnable (9.50/ personnes) et de plus on vous prête un audio-guide g... more »Wow... What to say... What wonderful Museum! Filled with more interesting documentation as the other, a more than reasonable rate (9.50 / people) and more we lend you an audio-guide for free! A calm and soothing place or we learn more on Hergé and Tintin... The restaurant the little twentieth is excellent value for money, we took pasta 4 cheese and the burger of the little twentieth (which by the way is the best burger I've eaten in a restaurant!) Exceptional setting in the lovely restaurant and server/ese. The only negative point of this visit is hospitality in the tintin souvenir shop; everything worth Hello and when we spend cash with "only" a postcard to 1.25e asked if "that's all?!"...
Siempre fue un objetivo a cumplir poder visitar el Museo de Hergé en Louvain-la-Neuve. Como fanático de Tintin siempre tuve ganas de poder visitar este lugar. El museo que honra la vida del creador de... more »It was always a goal to be able to visit the Hergé Museum in Louvain-la-Neuve. As Tintin fan I had always wanted to visit this place. The Museum that honors the life of the creator of the reporter most famous in the world is located one hour from the Centre of Brussels by train. The establishment is located 5 minutes from the train station of this small town. The Museum is a modern building with a giant poster of Tintin which faces a small park. The cost of entry is correct given that it is a theme Museum. Along with the entrance give you an audio guide that you can configure in the language of your choice, also most of the things are in English, French and Dutch. The travel time depends on each one, I have taken a good two hours and quarter. The Museum has a format biographical starting from the beginnings in the world of drawing by Hergé until his death. There is much material inedito, lots of interesting information and many objects and drawings that are a relic. The Museum has a shop, with some products more expensive than others, and a high-end restaurant. The truth is that met my expectations and would recommend to any fan of Tintin who visit this place once in life.
The museum is very nice but I had a very bad experience in the shop with the guy who was there. There was a game displayed in the shop with a price and when I went to pay, he said the price was different. I pointed out at the price on display but, instead of apologizing, he started to behave in a very rude manner. I would not mind to pay more for the item, but I do not accept such a behaviour if I am a client in a shop. Persons like that should not work in sales. He definitely had no manners. I will write a formal complain to the museum.
Good experience for Tintin Fans. Details on Hergé's life and experiences which led to the creation of Tintin and his other characters/comics. Comes with an audio tour in multiple languages. Mostly everything on display is in French, the original language in which Tintin was written. Highly recommend the Tintin shop which doesn't need a ticket. There is another Tintin store near the Grand Place which has almost the same products and more at the same price. Reaching the museum might be a task as it's away from the centre and everything else of importance.
Very interesting and entertaining museum. You get an audio guide while you walk through the numerous drawings and pictures of Hergé. Good for young and old.
Beautifully building in a park setting. Interesting exhibits behind glass. Lots to see but not much to do. Our girls (9 and 12 years) who love Tintin, were bored.
The museum is well done. Lots of good info for the Tintin fans, and a good gift shop. Well worth a visit to Louvain-la-Neuve.
Plan your trip to Louvain-la-Neuve
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Best things to do in Louvain-la-Neuve
Side trips from Louvain-la-Neuve
Plans to Herge Museum by other users
60 days in Antwerp BY A USER FROM BELGIUM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Brussels BY A USER FROM DENMARK August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Brussels BY A USER FROM PERU September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Leuven BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Louvain-la-Neuve BY A USER FROM SPAIN June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Tongeren BY A USER FROM ECUADOR June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Liege BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Belgium, The Netherlands & Luxembourg BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Brussels BY A USER FROM PERU September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Leuze-en-Hainaut BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Brussels BY A USER FROM DENMARK April, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Temse BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
Are you the owner of this business?Click here for promotion tips.