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Address: Witte Nonnenstraat 19, Hasselt 3500, Belgium
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+32 11 23 98 60

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here you can see the history the making of brandy (jenever) also tasting is nice , it is in the center of hasselt with some great restaurants

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

here you can see the history the making of brandy (jenever) also tasting is nice , it is in the center of hasselt with some great restaurants

Thank Rudy V
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a nice experience with all the explanation about the distillation proces, and a little history

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Ichtegem, Belgium
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Learnful museum, afterwards You get a Jenever included in Your visit and You can choose from differrent Jenevers.

Thank Staessen
Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 15 December 2016

Interesting insight into the history and production of the local alcohol located in a restored old factory. Every tour ends with a tasting...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great museum dedicated to the history of Jenever (Belgian gin). Good new displays and an excellent bar, marvellous staff and great fun.

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Museum exhibits pots and pans related to making this booze. One can learn even that this spirit was Born here and then traveled to other places. During jenever festival in oct - free entrance

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

I have been to the jenever museum in Schiedam (NL) before, and they are quite similar. I found this museum in Hasselt slightly more attractive though. The best thing about both places is that they offer smells of all kinds of extracts. In Schiedam there were maybe 4 bottles to smell - here there are dozens. Both places explain the... More 

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

For 6 Euros you get a nice tour of the museum which is located in a pretty part of Hasselt. You get informed about the producting of "juniperus" and at the end you can taste a small glass .... Friendly staff at the entrance and also at the "bistro".

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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We visited this museum to learn about the 'jenever' brewing. We did not take part of a guided tour, but everything was explained very well with signs and interactive screens. The different parts of the brewing and the history of selling jenever was well explained! I really liked the flasks that allowed you to smell the different types of jenevers... More 

Thank Thoge
Brugge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

If you want to learn how the making of this boose started you will get a very complete explanation from a guide, from start to finish, from barley/wheat etc... to a very tasty "jenever". A must do when you visit Hasselt!

Thank Patrick C

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