Herkenrode Abbey Site

In and around the old farmsteads of Herkenrode Abbey there is a great deal to see and do. Visit the visitors’ centre, or go on a walk to explore the magnificent countryside around the abbey.

Herkenrode Abbey Site

Visitor's Centre

Discover the history of the abbey on a chronological tour through the fascinating history of 600 years of women at Herkenrode. Let the audio guide ‘The Abbess tells’ take you on a journey through the rich history of the women’s abbey. 

Practical information:

Duration: 1.5 - 2 h

Tariff: 4 EUR per person (groups > 15p)

Guidance fee: 70 EUR per guide, FR/ENG/D There are also free audioguides available.

Reservation: https://www.visithasselt.be/en/book-here-2018



Herb and Inspiration Garden

This contemporary herb garden measures 2 hectares. Come and visit to see how people from all ages and cultures have used, and still use, herbs. A unique place to relax...  


Duration: 1.5 - 2 h

Tariff: 3 EUR per person (groups > 15p). Combination Visitors' Centre and Herb and Inspiration garden: 5 EUR per person (groups >15p)

Guidance Fee: 70 EUR per guide FR/ENG/D

Reservation: https://www.visithasselt.be/en/book-here-2018

Kruiden- en Inspiratietuin

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