The weapons became silent, the city tells us …

26/02/2014 - 26/02/2018

What is a remembrance monument ? Why to change the name of a street? E-guides suggests a guided walk in an area dedicated to the memory of world war I. Between the 9th de Ligne boulevard, the Ypres boulevard and the “square des Blindés” …. the city tells us the story of these difficult years. Further, a stone pigeon resting on a hand reminds us of the role pigeons played during the war. Another monument – mostly forgotten – shows the armoured vehicles’ actions and cartoons detail the role of the “shadow” fighters as well as the atmosphere at the beginning of the century. Further, another monument reminds us of the role brave women played during the war when they were not given an “official” role. Through this walk, Brussels tells you ….

For the walking tour : maximum 25 participants

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