Welcome on the website of ‘t Geleeg – Brickworks Museum of the Rupel region.
Site Frateur – Brickworks in Boom, Belgium
This brickworks, over 9.88 acres, gives you a complete picture of an ordinary brickworks in all its aspects. The restored ring oven, klamp oven, rooftile shed, drying sheds are the result of hard work.
The machine room with mixer, kollergangr, and press and a walk through the drying sheds are part of the guided tour.
Here and nowhere else will you get to see the last complete brickworks in the Rupelstreek. The presence of a hand-molded plant as well as an industrial plant makes a visit to this site unforgettable.