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2019-09-20

On Friday September 20 the opening of the ULB/VUB academic years is organized. 

The square will be partially closed; the Museum however remains open.

Attention: access through the park only / passageway under the arcades.

 

War – Occupation – Liberation A new permanent exhibition at the Royal Military Museum

On May 9, 2019 the Royal Military Museum, one of the War Heritage Institute sites, opens a new permanent exhibition about Belgium and the Second World War. More than 1,000 collection items presented over 1,500 m2illustrate an important page in our country’s history.

This innovative and surprising exhibition completes and concludes the display about the inter-war era and the outbreak of the Second World War the Military Museum had created a few years ago and which has now been thoroughly modernized.

As of May 9, 2019 the impressive Bordiau Gallery supplies the visitor with a...

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2018-09-21 ... 2019-09-22

THE POST-WAR PERIOD IN MINUTE DETAIL

After the First World War both Belgium and the rest of the world saw fundamental changes. Society had to come to terms with damage and grief, but at the same time experienced a great revival.

Through its exhibition Beyond the Great War: 1918-1928 the War Heritage Institute focuses on several main themes: the final offensive, liberation, the post-war era, geopolitical changes, economic revival, mourning and remembrance, economic and cultural changes.

The exhibition does not only displays exceptional items from the rich WHI ...

2019-09-23 ... 2019-09-27

The documentation center will be closed from 23 till 27 september 2019 due to stocktaking.