Practical information

In compliance with increased restrictions against the coronavirus, LABIOMISTA will go into winter mode early this year. Visitors will only be able to use LABIOMISTA for walks. These visits will be free. The buildings will be closed, audio guides will also be unavailable. Please keep in mind that smoking is not permitted and pets are not allowed at LABIOMISTA.

Opening hours during winter mode

  • Mondays and holidays closed
  • Tuesdays through to Sundays: 10 am – 5 pm
  • free entrance

We’re looking forward to offering you the full experience from April 1st, 2021, when we will reopen. Tickets for the next season are already available.

Do you have a ticket for the current season?

As a standard, we’ll provide you with a voucher for the next season. We’ll send you an email with a voucher code this November. If you prefer a refund, this is available on simple request. Just send an email to

Buy tickets for the 2021 season

Mailing address
Marcel Habetslaan 60

3600 Genk (Belgium) | +32 89 65 55 90



LABIOMISTA is accessible for people in a wheelchair and for prams by means of paved walking paths.

By bike

Limburg is blessed with an extensive cycle route network. Also for Genk, a free bicycle map is available. There is bicycle parking available at the reception building.

By public transport

Take the train to Genk station. For the train timetable, go to the NMBS website. From Genk station, bus lines 31 and G6 take you to LABIOMISTA. Get off at ‘Zwartberg Nieuwe Kempen’. Walk back towards the roundabout (three minutes); there you’ll see the LABIOMISTA reception building.

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Site plan

Food & drinks


By car

GPS address: Marcel Habetslaan 50, 3600 Genk

LABIOMISTA has two car parks. They are marked as P1 and P2. P1 is the primary car park, at Marcel Habetslaan 50. If it is full, you may proceed to P2, at the PLOT training centre, at Marcel Habetslaan 5. Both car parks are within walking distance of the LABIOMISTA reception building.

By coach

There is a drop-off zone for coaches at Marcel Habetslaan 60. Coaches can park at the 'Evence Copéelaan' (near C-mine) and at the car park of KRC Genk.