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Memorial of Waterloo 1815 (Memorial Museum - Lion's Mound - Panorama - Hougoumont Farm)

Memorial of Waterloo 1815 (Memorial Museum - Lion's Mound - Panorama - Hougoumont Farm)

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Memorial of Waterloo 1815 (Memorial Museum - Lion's Mound - Panorama - Hougoumont Farm)

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Discovery & entertainment - Braine-l'Alleud

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Address

Route du Lion 1815
1420 Braine-l'Alleud
Accessibility :
Yes

Opening hours

Daily:
From 01/04 to 30/09: from 9:30am to 6:30pm
From 01/10 to 31/03: from 10am to 5pm

Description

Discover the site of the battle of 18th June 1815 where 300 000 men from 7 nations clashed. The Memorial 1815 pass combines various attractions linked to the Waterloo Battlefield:

- After a memorable climb of 226 steps, the Lion's Mound gives you a unique view of the battlefield.

- Buried at the foot of the Lion's Mound, the Memorial allows you to experience one of the most turbulent times in our History as if you were there.

- An immense panoramic frieze (circumference 110m, height 12m) made in 1912 takes you to the heart of the battle with an impressive soundtrack.

- Last authentic witness of the battle, the Hougoumont Farm provides a unique setting: 4 exhibition rooms coupled with a multimedia show.

Average individual duration

180

Average group duration

180

Capacity

20

Localisation

  • Pass 1815

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  • Commemoration of the Battle of Waterloo on 18 June 1815

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  • Waterloo Historical Trail

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  • 'Entre deux temps' in the Napoleon's Last Headquarters

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  • La jeunesse de Napoléon et de Wellington au Mémorial de Waterloo 1815

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Services
  • Shop
Amenities
  • Cafeteria
  • Parking
  • Coach park
  • Toilets
Tour languages
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Dutch
  • Autre(s) langue(s) de visite
Category
  • Discovery categories
    • Built heritage
      • Historic site
    • Remembrance tourism (military heritage,...)
Spoken languages
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch
  • Autre(s) langue(s)
Appraisals
  • Unmissable
Museum Thematic
  • Military history
Audio guide languages
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch