Repository Walk

Curious as to where some of the radioactive waste will be safely and permanently disposed of?
You can discover for yourself exactly where on the Repository Walk.

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Walk right up to the disposal site

The repository walk takes you right up to the site of the future near-surface radioactive waste repository. Along the way, information signs will tell you more about the nuclear installations you will pass and about local nature.
A unique circular walk of 5 km, with an optional guide.

Viewpoints

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    Disposal site

    Discover the site where the radioactive waste repository will be built.

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    Nature

    Enjoy some time at a site that is to grow into a diverse landscape of meadows and woodland.

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    Testing site

    See where we test materials and techniques for use in the repository.

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    Ponds

    Explore the ideal biotope for amphibians and insects, and aquatic and bog plants.

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    Belgoprocess

    Get to know where radioactive waste is processed and temporarily stored.

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    Picnics

    Take a break at one of the large picnic tables close to the playground.

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A shorter walk in the park

Discover a stunning area of natural landscape close to Tabloo on a circular 1.5-km walk.
You will pass the river, the playground and picnic tables along the way. Be sure not to miss the chance to play on the large colourful spheres. Also suitable for buggies and wheelchairs.
Access to the park, the playground, and the walks is free of charge.

Discover Park & Playground

What else is there to do in Tabloo?

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    Expoo

    Immerse yourself in an invisible world and experience radioactivity through interactive exhibits.

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    Bistroo

    Enjoy a drink, a snack or a full lunch. With a large outdoor terrace and a view of the playground.

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    Park & Playground

    Stretch your legs in the park while the kids play to their hearts' content in the playground.

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    Introo

    Find out more about ONDRAF/NIRAS and the region's rich nuclear history.

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    Turismoo

    Discover all that the Antwerp Campine region has to offer.

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    Panoo

    Enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the surrounding area from the rooftop of Tabloo.

Practical information about Tabloo

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Getting here

Gravenstraat 3, 2480 Dessel.
Charging facilities for electric bicycles and cars (3).

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Parking

Ample free parking for bicycles, cars and coaches.

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Accessibility

All areas accessible to buggies and wheelchair users.

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Tickets

To be sure of gaining entry, it is best to buy your ticket online. Schools and groups can request their visit in advance.

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Opening hours

Tabloo is open on weekdays (9am–5pm) and on Sundays (10am–5pm). Last admission is at 4pm.

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Facilities

Free WiFi throughout the building. Cloakroom and lockers with electronic code.

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Visitors

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Groups

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Primary schools

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Secondary schools

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Higher education