2020-03-13 ... 2020-05-14

Updated on April 25

On Thursday 12 March the National Security Council and the federal government took additional measures in an effort to curb the corona virus pandemic (COVID-19) in our country. Among other measures, and as a sanitary precaution, gatherings in confined spaces are forbidden and “social distance” is recommended.

The War Heritage Institute will therefore be closed to visitors through May 18th. This decision with immediate effect is applied to our six sites (i.e.: Royal Military Museum...

2020-06-24 ... 2020-10-31

As of 24 June 2020 students and PhD candidates requiring access to archives in the framework of their scientific activities are once again welcome in the documentation centre reading room upon appointment and provided they wear a face mask. Students are required to present their student ID and PhD candidates have to supply credentials establishing they are linked to a fund for scientific research, a university or a scientific institution.

As of 1 July 2020 the reading room is accessible to all members of the public.

Consultation is subjected to strict conditions in order to...

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

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

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

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

2019-08-15 ... 2019-08-16
2019-05-30 ... 2019-05-31
2019-01-02 ... 2019-01-04

On januari the 2nd, 3rd and 4th the documentationcenter will be open from 8.30 till 12.00 and from 13.00 till 16.00.

The documents will be delivered on the following hours: 9.00, 10.00, 11.00, 13.30, 14.15 and 15.15.


The documentation centre will be closed the 20th September 2018.


The documentation center is closed on Tuesday May 1st.

2017-11-01 ... 2017-11-03

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