The Mons Monkey

Antony Mason explains the mystery of this magical monkey.

Three reasons to visit Mons

Food, festivals and four UNESCO sites.


2015 Calendar: European Capital of Culture

Over 300 events will take place in and around Mons in 2015, as it is a European Capital of Culture.

Mons regional beers

Discover the best of the region’s beers with our guide to the breweries of Mons.

The Doudou

The UNESCO-listed Doudou should not be missed.

Interview with Antony Mason

Searching for a new city break destination? Why not Mons, a European Capital of Culture for 2015. We catch up with Antony Mason, author of our new guide to the city


Mons Press Release

New title for December 2014Mons by Antony Mason