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War Heritage Institute - Sites closed

Dear visitors,

Following the new measures taken by the Flemish government to fight the Corona virus and to stem the new wave of contaminations, in place since Thursday October 29, 2020, the national Fortress of Breendonk, the Trench of Death in Diksmuide, Gunfire in Brasschaat and the Command Bunker Kemmel are also closed from this date till further notice.

During the whole period our sites are closed the War Heritage Institute will not allow visitors presenting gifts or loans of objects and archives. In view of the gravity of the pandemic we ask those concerned for their comprehension.