De Kolonie Museum

Step back in time and discover how prehistoric hunters and farmers lived during your visit to De Kolonie archaeological museum.

The museum, housed in a former state-owned farm, tells the story of survival in nature, the discovery of new technologies and the creation of the landscape during prehistoric times in Flanders’ Kempen region. Travel back thousands of years in time with the museum’s authentic prehistoric finds, lifelike figures of hunter-gatherers and films about their prehistoric methods.


Museum De Kolonie

Kolonie 77, Lommel

+32 (0)492 92 64 96

Opening hours

Update: the museum is temporarily closed.

Sunday to Friday: 13.30 – 17.00

Closed Saturday.

Book by telephone at least one day in advance. You can make reservations daily from 9.00 – 17.00



The ground floor of the museum is wheelchair and pushchair friendly.



Adults (+18): €2 p.p.