Candles Museum

Kerkplein 2, Baarle-Hertog

Baarle-Hertog’s magnificent Candles Museum boasts a stunning collection of art works from local artist, Frits Spies. Read more

Baarle-Hertog’s magnificent Candles Museum boasts a stunning collection of art works from local artist, Frits Spies. He transformed pure bee wax into beautiful art, using only natural products. With an incredibly skilful hand and lots of patience religious scenes became sculptured until the smallest details. An absolutely unique three-dimensional art form, candles can be up to two metres high.

Come take a look and be surprised!


Open from April 1st to September 30th:

  • Monday: closed- Tuesday to Sunday: 12.00 - 16.00 hours
    Easter Monday: closed
  • Easter Monday: open
  • Whit Monday: Closed
  • Whit Monday 2nd: opened

Closed from 1 October to 31 March:

  • For groups, the museum is open all year round by appointment.