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Dunkirk by director Christopher Nolan was released on July 19 and the movie tells the exciting story of Operation Dynamo. In May 1940, at the beginning of the Second World War, some 400,000 British, Canadian, French and Belgian soldiers are trapped on the beaches of Dunkirk and surrounded by German troops. Operation Dynamo (running from May 26 till June 3, 1940) is to set the allied soldiers free.

Dunkirk is a movie about war, hope and survival.

The War Heritage Institute salutes this initiative that makes the public reflect on the soldiers and the civilians who defended...

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The documentation center is closed wednesday 1, thursday 2 and friday 3 november 2017

The pictures taken during the family afternoon of August 2 are on line!

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Nocturne at the Royal Military Museum

Discover the new reference institution dedicated to military heritage and remembrance in Belgium the Royal Military Museum is now part of. On October 5, from 5 till 10 p.m., the WHI reveals its riches and its new projects: exhibitions, shooting demonstrations (with blanks), discovery of masterpieces and main projects, game trail, presentation of a new comic book series by editor Lombard, retro photo booth, …

Discover the complete program below...

Free entrance.

Attention: because of a parade...