Open Air Museum Bokrijk, Genk

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Breathe in the fragrant countryside at Open Air Museum Bokrijk, an open-air museum that immerses you in the country's rural history. Inside the restored buildings, costumed craftsmen practice their trades, such as weaving, carving, and baking, while others recreate historical games and events from the 19th and 20th centuries. The houses are refurbished; you can tour them freely on your own. Head to the arboretum next to the museum, home to local varieties of trees that stand tall over the red brick buildings and a huge play area. The play area provides entertainment for children, while a restaurant on site serves local recipes. The parking fee and admission fee are charged separately. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Open Air Museum Bokrijk and many more Genk attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Genk trip builder app.
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  • A nice way how to discover a little more about the history of dwelling in Belgium. We decided to come to the earliest possible slot in the morning and I have to admit that this was the right thing we....  more »
  • As regular visitors we like to go to Bokrijk for experiencing the atmosphere how life was centuries ago. Nice big cultural/historical park with many facilities to spend the whole day with family...  more »

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