Charleroi is an alliance between industry and nature. When one thinks of Charleroi, one often has in mind the images of heavy industry, factories, workers' houses. It is one aspect of the city but it is not the only one! Charleroi also has plenty of nature and the countryside. Nicknamed the Black Country, the city is the birthplace of the comic and alternative culture.
Discover the city from another angle, explore the 15 municipalities of the city, and Charleroi will reveal its history. The city is home to four UNESCO monuments: the belfry, its carillon, the Bois du Cazier and the Marches de l'Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse.
Enjoy the Street Art circuit which boasts ten urban works. Visit the Museum of Photography which offers temporary exhibitions.