You can also visit the quarry right away by watching the complete movie about the origin and extraction techniques of the authentic blue limestone of Hainaut:
Visit the quarry
Visits of the quarry can be organised on request with the ‘Office de Tourisme de la Ville de Soignies’. (The Soignies Bureau of Tourism).
Duration of visit: 2 hours
Accessibility: all year round, except during the yearly holidays.
Equipment: boots or shoes depending on weather and clothing fit for a visit to a workshop. The helmet, which must be worn during any visit of the quarry for security reasons, shall be given to you at the quarry.
Carrières du Hainaut
Rue de Cognebeau, 245
50.5683° N, 4.0556° N
Telephone :+32 (0)67 34 73 76