At the heart of the site is the tourist info desk. The staff there will be happy to field any and all questions about Alden Biesen. You can also obtain cycling and walking maps, leaflets and info on regional products.
Incidentally, the visitor centre is the ideal starting point for your visit to Alden Biesen. The centre’s permanent exhibition on Alden Biesen, past and present, reveals the history of the estate as well as all of its secrets. Take a look into the fascinating life of the Grand Commander and get acquainted with the Teutonic Order. You can also obtain details on the many events organised each year on the estate.
Apart from the trials and tribulations of the site itself, you can also discover what the town of Bilzen and its surroundings have to offer.
Did you know that Alden Biesen is also the gateway to the castle landscape of the Haspengouw region? Learn more about the Haspengouw region and its many sights through our interactive butterfly table.
Summertime (1 April – 30 September):
weekdays 9 am – 5 pm
weekends and bank holidays 10 am – 5 pm
Wintertime (1 October – 31 March): weekdays 10 am – 5 pm
weekends and bank holidays 10 am – 4 pm