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The Spring of Peter the Great

a great place to visit to know more about Spa bottle water. the building that dates back to 1880 is... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Wilwa_Tikta
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Indonesia
Surprising exhibitions

Pouhon Pierre le Grand is a relatively small space where surprising exhibitions are held. The... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
A-flying-Dutchman
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Maastricht
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Rue du Marche 1A | Office de Tourisme, Spa 4900, Belgium
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

1Euro... that is the entry-fee for seeing the famous Spa source, tasting the water straight from the source, reading about it's history in a nice brochure while leaning on the 1717 stone pedestal, while admiring the beautiful architecture of the building. The water is direct...More

3  Thank enwee
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

lovely town eay walking .so clean . architecture.great dates back to1800 century. fabulous painting in this centre that depicts who visited and.a short history on them. pretty cool . spa.water interesting fizzy and tastes slightly of iron. I haven't rusted yet staff very friendly and...More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

perfect to have a quick look (10 minutes) at the very starting point (the well which Peter the Great used) of the history of the town and water treatments

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

a great place to visit to know more about Spa bottle water. the building that dates back to 1880 is also used as tourist office. the latest appearance of building is the result of renovation in 2012. with just 1 EUR fee, it is worth...More

1  Thank Wilwa_Tikta
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Pouhon Pierre le Grand is a relatively small space where surprising exhibitions are held. The exhibition of Andy Warhol, known for his Campbell soup cans, was worth the visit. Based on the exhibition, a good overview of Warhol's work could be obtained. The space is...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Beautiful building housing a tourist information office and what is believed to be the first place that the famous Spa water was collected. Well worth a visit if in the area, only 1Euro to enter!

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

1Euro... that is the entry-fee for seeing the famous Spa source, tasting the water straight from the source, reading about it's history in a nice brochure while leaning on the 1717 stone pedestal, while admiring the beautiful architecture of the building. The water is direct...More

3  Thank enwee
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Thoroughly recommended if you are in Spa. €1 each to go through to the source. There are plastic cups provided so you can try a drink of it. It does smell very sulphurous but, as it cured an empower 300 years ago, it's got to...More

2  Thank Ladyyy2013
Reviewed 27 March 2016

source: building historic + modern style. somewhat exaggerated touted. discovering little, entering € 1.00 not appropriate. Agence de tourisme: staff is helpful and friendly.

Thank Dr Bert M
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The only source located in the city center. Interesting to learn about the history of taking the "water cure" and to taste the real thing!

Thank Diana G
Reviewed 6 November 2015

The Spa Tourist Office is now located in this beautifully-renovated historic building. There is currently an exhibition of work by Mirò and Picasso in the adjoining Winter Garden.

2  Thank Karina C
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