War Heritage Institute

Book your visit

Dear visitors,

The War Heritage Institute sites are once again open to the public and adapt their timetables

Reservation is mandatory, either by email or by phone (during opening hours):

Royal Military Museum:
  • Opening days: from Tuesday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m.
  • [email protected]
  • 02/737 78 33
National Memorial of Fort Breendonk:
  • Opening days: from Monday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m.
  • [email protected]
  • 03/860 75 25
Trench of death (Dixmude):
Gunfire (Brasschaat):
  • Accessible on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for individual visitors and the 2nd and 3rd Sunday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • [email protected]
Bastogne Barracks (Bastogne):
  • Opening days:
    • February: from Wednesday 17/02 to Sunday 21/02 + 27/02 and 28/02
    • March: 6/03 and 7/03, 13/03 and 14/03, 20/03 and 21/03, 27/03 and 28/03.
    • April: from Wednesday 07/04 to Sunday 11/04 and from Wednesday 14/04 to Sunday 18/04 + 17/04 and 18/04, 24/04 and 25/04
  • [email protected]
Command bunker Kemmelberg (Heuvelland):
  • accessible on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • [email protected]
  • 057/45 04 55

Following measures will however have to be observed once again:

  • Ticket purchases can only be settled electronically;
  • Wearing a mask is mandatory, both in public spaces and in open air;
  • Group events and guided tours are suspended for the time being;
  • The Documentation Centre is accessible upon reservation: www.klm-mra.be

The health and security measures are still applicable as well. It goes without saying that the War Heritage Institute meticulously follows all National Security Council guidelines in order to provide everyone with an opportunity to safely dive into History.