Visit the quarry

One-of-a-kind experience

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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.

Are you an architect, stonecutter or designer? If you’re organising a visit in the framework of a specific designer project, you can contact Carrières du Hainaut directly by sending an e-mail to

Location pin
CARRIÈRES DU HAINAUT Rue de Cognebeau, 245B-7060 SoigniesBelgium50.5683° N, 4.0556° E

Book your visit or ask for more practical and security information by contacting the ‘Office du Tourisme de Soignies’

Company film

Virtual tour

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: