parking charleroi
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Charleroi is a city in southern Belgium with a rich industrial history and plenty of attractions to explore. In Charleroi parking on-street is limited in the city centre. For a longer stay you are advised to use the car parks. Free parking is possible on a couple of parking lots on walking distance from the centre. A low emission zone doesn't exist in Charleroi.
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City centre
Pay Times
Charge and Stay
Monday to Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
• 30 min : FREE
• 1 hour : € 1,00
• 2 hrs : € 2,00
• 2,5 hrs : € 3,50
(max.2,00-2,5 hrs)
Sunday/Public Holidays
Free parking


Around the city centre the duration is limited to 3,5 hours. The first 30 min are free of charge. The rate is € 0,10/3 min. (€ 2,00/hour).


Free parking is possible on parking lots Place West, La Villette and Helios, and in case of no events also set in the parking lots P1-P4 near the Charleroi Palais des Expositions from Monday to Saturday.


Long term parking is available in the car parks of Charleroi. Parking rates : € 1.20-1.60/hour, daily maximum is € 10.00-18.00.
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Events in Charleroi

Some of the biggest events in Charleroi include:
  1. La Nuit des Arts: This annual arts festival takes place in August and features a variety of performances, exhibitions, and installations throughout the city center.

  2. Charleroi Danse: This contemporary dance festival takes place in September and showcases the work of local and international choreographers in various venues throughout the city.

  3. Le Quai 10 Festival: This film festival takes place in November and features a selection of independent and avant-garde films from around the world.

  4. La Fête de la Musique: This free music festival takes place in June and features performances by local musicians in various public spaces throughout the city.

  5. Les Nuits du Beau Tas: This alternative music festival takes place in October and features a mix of rock, punk, and electronic music in various venues around Charleroi.

Popular tourist Attractions in Charleroi

  1. Bois du Cazier: This former coal mine is now a museum and UNESCO World Heritage Site that tells the story of the mining industry in the region.

  2. Charleroi Expo: This convention center hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including trade shows, concerts, and cultural events.

  3. Place Charles II: This historic square in the city center is surrounded by beautiful buildings, including the Town Hall and the Saint-Christophe Church.

  4. Musée de la Photographie: This museum is dedicated to the art of photography and features a collection of over 80,000 images from the 19th century to the present day.

  5. BPS22: This contemporary art museum is housed in a former industrial building and features a variety of exhibitions and installations by local and international artists.

  6. Le Rockerill: This cultural center is located in a former steel mill and hosts a variety of concerts, art exhibitions, and cultural events throughout the year.

  7. Stade du Pays de Charleroi: This modern sports stadium is home to the Charleroi Sporting Club and hosts a variety of sporting events and concerts.