In the footsteps of Father Damien

Pater Damiaan

During this day trip, get inspired by the ‘Grootste Belg’ (the Biggest Belgian) and follow in his footsteps from Leuven to Tremelo. Discover the renovated Damien Museum: a contemporary, interactive experience centre where you can learn about Damien’s life. The museum takes you through the various periods of his life and demonstrates how Damien is still a source of inspiration today.

Validity: every day


Time Activity
9:30 Arrival in Leuven with a cup of coffee

Guided walk | Choose from:
• Damien walk
• Walking with a Beguine
• Walking the Leuven highlights

12:30 Lunch: soup of the day & main course **

Guided visit to the Father Damien Museum in Tremelo (please note: you must provide your own transport)

16:30 End of the day trip

Practical info

* Extra options upon arrival

  • Pastries
  • Pie
  • Sandwiches
  • Biscuits

** Example menu

The entire group selects the same menu (unless this is not possible for medical or religious reasons). 


    Tourism Leuven | Back office

    Professor Van Overstraetenplein 1
    3000 Leuven