Groups

Inside guided tour: ‘Abbey life’ tour

Following intensive restoration works, visitors to Park Abbey can once again access the abbey’s phenomenal refectory and impressive library. Here, you’ll discover the world of the Norbertine Fathers.

Admire the abbey’s most treasured pieces and uncover the story behind the unique 17th-century stucco ceilings by Jan Christian Hansche, along with the ambulatory featuring 20 magnificent and majestic reinstated stained-glass panels from the 17th century, created by Leuven glass artist, Jan de Caumont. These pieces are celebrated and protected today as key examples of Flemish heritage.

  • Duration: 1.5 hrs
  • Languages: Dutch, French, English and German
  • Price: €14 p.p. (incl. guide and admission)
  • Minimum 10 persons; maximum 15 persons
Abdij van Park buitenrondleiding - foto Joanna Leung

Outside guided tour: ‘The Abbey from afar’ tour

Guided tour through the abbey grounds and along the ponds

Your guide will explain to you the abbey’s role – past and present – as an economic and ecological hub.  This tour takes you through the restored buildings surrounding the cloister. You will learn all about the new sustainable repurposing of the mill, gatehouses, tithe barn and brewery, among others.

 
  • Duration: 1.5 hrs
  • Languages: Dutch, French, English and German
  • Price: €14 p.p. (incl. guide and admission)
  • Minimum 10 persons; maximum 25 persons
Rondleiding expo PARCUM - foto Loes Verschuren

Expo rondleiding PARCUM

De tentoonstellingszalen van PARCUM bevinden zich in het klooster. Ga samen met een gids op ontdekkingstocht  door de vaste collectiepresentatie of de tijdelijke thematentoonstellingen. Herkenning en verhalen centraal staan. 

  • Duur: 1,5 uur
  • Talen: Nederlands, Frans, Engels en Duits
  • Prijs: € 14 p.p (incl. gids en toegang)
  • Vanaf 10 personen. Maximum tot 15 personen.
Luc Rombouts stemt de Vredesbeiaard - Foto Andreas Dill

Interactive tour: The Peace Carillon

The sound of the Peace Carillon chimes throughout grounds of Abdij van Park. The carillon is symbol of peace and reconciliation. Discover the story behind the Peace Carillon and learn how to play on the practice keyboard.

  • Duration: 60-90 mins
  • Minimum 1 person; maximum 25 persons
  • Price: € 120 per session
  • Available on request

Sociocultural associations and businesses

Would you like to visit the abbey with your sociocultural association or business? We’re happy to design a customised programme with you.

 

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