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Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History

10 centuries of military art and history, from armours to planes.
The museum does not only presents arms, uniforms, planes and tanks, it also reveals real works of art like paintings, sculptures, miniatures ... The museum presents a unique collection with its diversity and importance. The history of soldiers from the world and the technical evolutions are narrated from the brilliant armours of the Middle Ages until present day camouflage fatigues, going through two world wars. Scientific institution of world renown, the museum goes on enriching its collection and pursues its survey in the field of military history.

External sites Royal Army Museum:
Commandobunker Kemmelberg: relive the cold war!
Trench of Death in Diksmuide: Our soldiers go through hell in 1914-1918
Interpretation and expertise centre for artillery Gunfire in Brasschaat
- Interpretation centre Second World War in Bastogne
Parc du Cinquantenaire 3
1000 Brussels
+32 (0)2 737 78 11
+32 (0)2 734 54 21

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Tuesday to Sunday from 9am to 5pm.
Monday, January 1, May 1, November 1, December 25 and election days

1 to 5 €

Guided Tours
upon reservation at +32 (0)2 737 79 07

Services and facilities
library - (photo) archives - posters - museum shop - animation for children - cafeteria

Train and metro: Merode or Schuman - Tram 81 83 - Bus 22 27 61 80
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