Archived News & Events


Gunfire opens its doors for Flemish Heritage Day.

(Re)discover the cradle of Belgian artillery. Numerous exhibition areas present campaign, anti-aircraft and trench material.

Special “Open-Door” program: living history, tanks on the move, drinks and book sale.

From 10 a.m. till 6 p.m. - Access free.  

Gunfire - Kwartier West, Kapellei 59, 2930 Maria-ter-Heide (Brasschaat)

2016-08-31 ... 2016-09-10

On August 27 and 28 some 10,000 visitors admired 30 tanks and armoured vehicles coming from Germany, Great Britain or Russia. They dated back to the First and the Second World War or the Cold War, such as the two RMM tanks. A nice commemoration illustrating a century of tank history!



Saturday September 3 - 9 a.m. -2 p.m. (Great Hall / Book Fair)

Big museum publication sale : catalogues, magazines, scientific studies, educational files, ...

Free entrance (only the Great Hall)