Open air museum

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Whether you visit with your family, a group of friends, your club, sports club, company or department, you will certainly be pampered in the Open-Air Museum. We can always provide a programme adapted to your requirements that takes into account your age, needs and interests. With our range of interactive activities, immerse yourself in the atmosphere of rural life 100 years ago, or discover the Swinging Sixties. Do you want more information or want to make a reservation contact bokrijksales@limburg.be

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In the Open-Air Museum, historical day-to-day life is one big experience.

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Birds of prey

Birds of prey

Age
From 6 years up
Participants
15 - 25
Duration
1,5h
Language
NL - FR - EN
Price (excl. entree)
€ 7,00 p.p.

An experienced falconer demonstrates how birds of prey are looked after and trained. The group is introduced to the rich history of the centuries-old art of falconry. At the end of the introduction, participants are put into small groups and assigned real falconry tasks: carry an owl, get a falcon to fly on the line, and get a buzzard to fly freely.

Flanders
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Fairy tales uncovered

Fairy tales uncovered

Age
From 4 years up
Participants
15 - 25
Duration
2h
Language
NL - FR - EN - DE
Price (excl. entree)
€ 5,50 p.p.

In the Open-Air Museum, both adults and children can really let their IMAGINATIONS fly. Isn’t that Sleeping Beauty’s spinning wheel? By the well, the pigpen or fireplace, the most beautiful fairy tales really come to life. Enjoy a nostalgic look back to your own youth, and share a special moment with your children or grandchildren. The guide/narrator intersperses tales and stories with rhymes, songs and traditional children's games.

Kempen
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Bokrijkrally

Bokrijkrally

Age
From 8 years up
Participants
15 - 25
Duration
2h
Language
NL - FR - EN - DE
Price (excl. entree)
€ 5,50 p.p.

On arrival, the group is immediately divided into two teams that compete against each other in a playful compition of intellectual tests and hands-on tasks. All the tasks are related to rural life more than 100 years ago. For example, the ‘hang out the laundry’ relay, the tug of war, throwing games involving objects such as horseshoes, etc.

Kempen and Flanders
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Best of luck in games

Best of luck in games

Age
From 18 years up
Participants
15 - 25
Duration
2h
Language
NL - FR - EN - DE
Price (excl. entree)
€ 9,30 p.p.

Get acquainted with the rich inventory of sports and games handed down from generation to generation and compare yourself to others by competing in 6 games such as Dutch croquet, bowling, and struifvogelspel (an unusual form of darts).

Kempen
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Restricted mobility? Unlimited Bokrijk!

Restricted mobility? Unlimited Bokrijk!

Age
From 18 years up
Participants
15 - 20
Duration
2h
Language
NL - F - E - DE
Price (excl. entree)
€ 5,50 p.p.

Over a shortened adapted trail, visitors with restricted mobility and wheelchair users are led by an experienced guide through the Open-Air Museum’s best spots. The tour starts in the Kempen next to the characteristic longhouse farms, and ends at the square farmhouses in Haspengouw, where Bokrijk actors treat your group to village scenes from 1913. At resting points, participants can enjoy old animal breeds, a folk tale or traditional game. The guide follows the group’s own pace. Max. 10 wheelchairs per group.

Kempen and Haspengouw
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What if...

What if...

Age
From 6 years up
Participants
15 - 25
Duration
2h
Language
NL - FR - EN - DE
Price (excl. entree)
€ 5,50 p.p.

WHAT IF you had no shower? What if it took a whole hour to travel 5 km? What if there were no supermarkets? During this interactive route, your group will get acquainted with the incredible contrasts and similarities between contemporary and bygone life. The guide ensures everybody gets actively involved, and always uses your group’s answers to introduce the next topic.

Kempen
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