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The High Fens House for Tourism - East Belgium, an accessible place for EVERYONE

Published on 19.03.2023

The aim of the High Fens House for Tourism - East Belgium is to provide a location that is accessible to all visitors and where all the necessary information is available in a pleasant and accessible environment. In addition to providing tourist information, there is a shop selling regional products, books on nature and hiking maps. Guests also have the opportunity to test and borrow hiking equipment free of charge.
The High Fens House for Tourism - East Belgium was recently awarded the Access-i label, which guarantees that the premises are obstacle-free and meet the specific needs of different groups of people.

The tourist information centre is proud to have received this label, which officially certifies that the premises are barrier-free. The certification was granted by Access-i, an association that promotes the accessibility of public spaces for people with disabilities.

To ensure that the High Fens House for Tourism East Belgium is indeed barrier-free, it has been tested for various criteria and needs of people with reduced mobility, including people with mental disabilities, walking difficulties, wheelchair users, visually impaired and blind people, hearing impaired and deaf people.

The centre meets 6 of the 7 accessibility criteria, which is an outstanding achievement. Notable benefits include the fact that visitors can count on an available team to help them overcome obstacles and guide them during their visit. Signage is clear and easy to understand, so guests can easily find their way around the plainly structured premises. Parking spaces near the entrance facilitate access to the house and the building itself is easily recognizable, which helps with orientation.

In summary, the High Fens House for Tourism East Belgium is a place that is accessible to everyone and strives to meet the needs of its guests in the best possible conditions.

Visitors can find us at the following address:
High Fens House for Tourism – East Belgium
Place Albert Ier 29a
4960 Malmedy
Tel. +32 80 33 02 50

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The Access-i label stands for disabled-friendly places in Wallonia. ©access-i