Archived News & Events

2019-12-24 ... 2020-01-08

Dear visitor,

On the occasion of the end-of-year celebrations, we will adjust our opening hours.

On 24 December and 31 December, the museum will only be open between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. (last entrance at 12 a.m.).

The museum will be closed on 25 December and 1 January.

As the museum will exceptionally be closed on the first Wednesday of the month, our museum will open its doors free of charge on Wednesday 8 January from 1 p.m.

We thank you for your understanding and wish you a Merry...

2019-12-24 ... 2020-01-06

The documentation center will be closed from 24/02/2019 till 6/01/2020.

 
2019-09-30 ... 2019-10-23

From October 4 till 31 a small part of the 14-18 Gallery is closed for refurbishment. The Gallery will again be open to the public as of November 2. We thank you for your understanding.  

 

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

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

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 ...

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