Archived News & Events


The reading room of the documentation centre will exceptionally be closed this Friday afternoon April 14th 2017

On Monday March 20 a delegation of Russian museum curators and university scientists visited the Royal Military Museum in view of a possible collaboration. The delegation was particularly interested in our Napoleonic, 19th century and First World War collections, as well as in the newly extended gallery containing the treasures of imperial Russia. 


The Section World War I will be closed for refurbishment on April 5, 2017. Thank you for your understanding.


On Saturday March 25 the Great Hall (aviation and navy sections) will only be accessible to the public until 3:30 p.m. The Skycafé will close its doors at 3 p.m.
We thank you for your understanding!

2017-03-11 ... 2017-03-12

The Show Mustache Go On!

Saturday March 11, 2017 - from 7 p.m. till 1 a.m.

Mustache lovers of all countries, unite! Unconditional supporters of the chevron, the Dali, the English, the

handlebar, the Fu-Manchu or the horseshoe variety: for Museum Night Fever the Military Museum rolls out

the red carpet for the nose rug!

When nosing around at the Military Museum the visitor quickly realizes every self-respecting soldier used

to sport quite some lip foliage. A manly mustache indeed was the epitome of...