All of Europe animated in miniature
Be amazed. Mini-Europe is a park planted with trees at the gates of Brussels where all the wonders of Europe are exhibited in miniature versions between bonsai trees, flowery groves and dwarf trees. 350 monuments and animations meticulously reproduced in the finest detail to a scale of 1:25, thousands of figurines and live action models that look like the real thing!
A two-hour walk, that is both entertaining and educational, to learn about the 27 member states of the European Union and the United Kingdom and their historical, architectural and cultural wealth.
A trip full of surprises. take the controls of the many opportunities for interactive live action that stud the route.
Have fun learning! Behind the captivating universe of the miniature monuments, the dramatisation and live action, relive our surprising common history with its values and Greek, Roman, Viking’s heritages. …
You will find commentary at every stage of the journey in the free catalogue that is teeming with information and anecdotes that will delight children, those with a sense of curiosity and those passionate about history
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Unrivalled quality of artistry. The Park exhibits more than 350 monuments that are selected for their architectural quality or their European symbolism, and are reproduced to the finest detail. The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela alone involved 24,000 hours of work. Many statues of the Grand-Place of Brussels are painted with real gold leaf. In the Seville arena, 6,000 figurines were arranged, one at a time, to attend the bullfight. Big Ben is 4 metres tall. At 13 metres, the Eiffel Tower is taller than a 3-storey building. Yet, all the buildings are on a scale of 1:25.
Indoor space. Located at the end of the Park visit, ‘Spirit of Europe’ welcomes you into a large covered space where live action models, games and quizzes will give you the chance to test, enrich or perfect your knowledge of the 28 member states of the European Union.
An optional personalised guided tour. You can book a personalised visit with a professional guide, who will tailor the approach of the visit and the commentary according to your interests or those of your children. Booking required.