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Plenty of things to discover at booth 22 of the War Heritage Institute in Brussels Park. Plenty of things to learn about the First World War, the War Graves Service and the Defence Demining Service. Numerous Great War collection pieces will be on display. You’ll be able to see how the Belgian troops lived in the trenches of Flanders or on the Eastern front in imperial Russia.


July 21 is the national holiday, which of course features the Party in the Park. Peacekeeper, an adventurous War Heritage Institute game, is once again on the cards!
Participate and discover how Defence trains its soldiers before they leave for peacekeeping operations abroad.
Come and see us at booth n° 22 of the War Heritage Institute. The adventure begins as soon as you have registered. Armed with a marching order and a camouflage cap, you leave on a mission. You choose seven tasks to be completed amongst the many Defence possibilities!

Your reward

Les arcades du Cinquantenaire

On July 18, the arcades will be closed o the public.
Keep that in mind when you visit with us.

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The arcades will only be open weather permitting. We thank you for your understanding !

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On Sunday June 25 the Royal Military Museum welcomes the Fête de la Musique with a free concert in the aviation hall at 1 p.m.: “Sages comme des Sauvages” is a folk and rock band that makes us travel the world… Discover the program!

Seize the opportunity to visit, at no cost, the War Heritage Institute’s first temporary exhibition “Dieppe. Tribute to a raid”: an exhibition for both young and old, illustrating a lesser-known episode in the Second World War.