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The Land of Memory is a popular tourist destination for remembrance, so there are frequently travelling exhibitions, events, commemorations or conferences that take place there. We will keep you informed!

News and events in remembrance tourism

From 9 September 2022
to 11 September 2022
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78th anniversary of the Liberation in the Province of Liège

In September 1944, American soldiers liberated the province of Liège from the Germans. The 78th anniversary of its liberation will be commemorated on September 9, 10, and 11 at Fort...

From 24 March 2022
to 26 March 2023

Exhibition "Luxembourg volunteers in the Korean War"

The Korean War took place from 1950 to 1953. This little known conflict is highlighted for a year at the National Museum of Military History in Luxembourg.

The 23 September 2022
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Conference: "Operations Greif and Stösser"

On September 23, 2022, former soldier Luc Vangansbeke will be present at the cultural space of the Baillet-Latour Museum in Latour for his conference: "Operations Greif and Stösser, fake American...

The 23 September 2022

Conference: "Les croix de bois, by Roland Dorgelès, from the novel to the screen"

On September 30, the cultural space of the Baillet-Latour Museum welcomes you for the conference Conference: "Les croix de bois, by Roland Dorgelès, from the novel to the screen" by...

The 15 October 2022Photo de la bataille de Bodange : les Allemands contre les Chasseurs Ardennnais
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Conference: "The fight of Bodange: a handful of Ardennes hunters"

On October 15, 2022, historian and writer Hughes Wenkin will be present at the cultural space of the Baillet-Latour Museum in Latour for his conference: "The Battle of Bodange: A...

Explore Verdun by scooter

Along with walking, biking, or driving a vintage car, we offer a new way to discover the Battlefield of Verdun: on an electric scooter. A new adventure where you dive...


Two new immersive experiences in Bastogne

For your summer vacations, the city of Bastogne has put everything into it! Two new experiences out of the ordinary, to discover history in total immersion.

Your summer vacations in the Land of Memory

Are you looking for activities to do with your family or friends for the summer vacation? The Land of Memory offers you many outdoor activities with inventive and innovative elements...

The 31 August 2022

Commemoration of the 1942 Strike

The Monument National de la Grève, or National Strike Monument, pays tribute to August 31, 1942, the date on which Luxembourgers fought against the German occupation. Every year on this...

From 15 August 2022
to 29 October 2022

Our Common Heritage exhibition moves to Hosingen in August

The Our Common Heritage exhibition is moving in August! For its last date, it takes place from August 15 to October 29 in Hosingen. Discover our collection of testimonies, and...

From 31 July 2022
to 28 August 2022

Guided tour of the Pathways Trail

The Sentier des Passeurs, or Path of the Passers, offers a guided tour every Sunday morning between July 31 and August 28. It's the perfect opportunity to retrace the steps...

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Commemoration of the Holocaust at the Convent of Cinqfontaines

Every year at the beginning of July, the Auschwitz Committee organizes a commemorative ceremony at the Holocaust monument near the former Abbey of Cinqfontaines to honor the memory of the...

Manon Bril on the territory of the Land of Memory

Manon Bril, a French videographer, recently visited the Land of Memory. On her YouTube channel, "C'est une autre histoire," she approaches history from a unique angle. In one of her...

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Chris Hobbs on the Land of Memory

In April, the Land of Memory team welcomed British videographer and influencer Chris Hobbs and his team to the territory to produce several videos that will delight English-speaking audiences with...

From 20 May 2022
to 9 August 2022
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The exhibition "Our Common Heritage" moves to Spincourt

Through this fascinating collection of testimonies, the Land of Memory wishes to help you discover the history that our territories shared from the period which preceded the First World War...

Our favorite walks!

The Land of Memory offers you a list of walks not to be missed around our different historical sites. They're the perfect routes to exercise while discovering history! Everything is...

The exhibition "KYIV: Report of a day: March 8, 2022

The exhibition "Kyiv: Report of a day: March 8, 2022" is installed at the World Center for Peace, Freedom, and Human Rights in Verdun. This exhibition aims to show the...

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Opening of the new Interpretive Center of the Great War in Rossignol

This interpretative center will teach you about the events related to the Battle of the Borders and, more specifically, the Battle of Rossignol. The stunning scenography allows a total immersion...

The Land of Memory in the Springtime

Beautiful spring days are here again. It's the perfect time for you and your family to get outdoors!

From 25 April 2022
to 29 April 2022
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Reopening of the Infantry Museum in Arlon

The military museum of Arlon installed in the former Camp Bastin in Stockem reopens its doors! For the occasion, guided tours and lectures are organized from April 25 to 29,...

The 9 May 2022

The Europe Day

On May 9, we commemorate Europe Day in memory of the Schuman Declaration. A day celebrated according to each city's unique customs and country.

From 8 April 2022
to 28 April 2022

Exhibition: Women Resistance Fighters, 1936-1945

In connection with the exhibition Paths of Exile, this exhibition focuses on women and their courageous acts. The exhibition brings together the destinies of several different women during the Spanish...

The 1 April 2022

Reopening of the National Museum of Resistance and Human Rights

The National Museum of Resistance and Human Rights in Esch-sur-Alzette opens its doors again. A new museum season marked by new installations and new exhibitions, waiting to be discovered!

The 29 April 2022

Conference: "The last jump of the German paratroopers of the Second World War"

Christian Dujardin will give a conference on the Stösser operation in Arlon on April 29. He will talk in detail about one of the last German offensives.

The 25 March 2022


Maurice Petit is passionate about history, particularly about the Second World War. He will be giving a special lecture about figures of the resistance in Famenne. His fascinating discourse traces...

From 17 March 2022
to 14 May 2022

Our Common Heritage exhibition moves to Blegny-Mine

Our Common Heritage is an exhibition that will be presented in Blegny-Mine from March to May 2022. This extensive collection of testimonies is itinerant and will be displayed throughout the...

The 31 March 2022

Opening of the exhibition "Who Seeks Peace"

The opening of the exhibition "Who Seeks Peace" will take place on March 31st at 7 pm. It's an opportunity to preview this magnificent collection which will be on display...

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What to do with your children during the winter vacation?

In winter, vacations with children can quickly become a challenge for parents, especially with children over ten years old. The Land of Memory is the ideal solution as this territory...

The 2 March 2022
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Reopening of the Family of Man exhibition in Clervaux

The Family of Man exhibition opens again on March 2nd, 2022. The ideal opportunity to immerse oneself in humanist photographs whose ambition is to transmit a message of peace in...

The 5 March 2022

Exiles, resistance fighters from the Retirada to today

Paths of Exile is a temporary exhibition in La Cité Miroir, Liège. The exhibition will start on March 5th and will end in May 2022. A visit that teaches us...

The 12 February 2022

Nocturnal Event at the National Necropolis of Loncin Fort

Fort Loncin welcomes its traditional nocturnal event on February 12th from 5 pm to 11 pm. A true symbol of the Battle of Liège, come and discover the fort as...

The 27 March 2022

Trail of the Trenches

The 8th edition of the Trail of the Trenches run will take place at the end of March. It's the perfect opportunity to discover the territory of the First World...

The 21 February 2022

Anniversary of the Beginning of the Battle of Verdun

On this date 106 years ago, the Battle of Verdun began. This battle was one of the most deadly confrontations of the First World War.

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Hikes on the Battlefield of Verdun with a nature guide from the Office National des Forêts

The Verdun region lets you walk in the footsteps of the soldiers of the Great War thanks to a hike led by an ONF guide. It's a unique opportunity to...

The 25 February 2022Installation au Musée de Bastogne.

Reopening of the Bastogne War Museum

The Bastogne War Museum opens its doors again on February 25, 2022. For the special occasion, the museum will present its new wing of more than 2000 square meters. The...

The 1 February 2022Galleries Citadelle de Verdun


After their annual closure for a month, the memorial sites of Verdun and its battlefield are once again open and welcoming visitors! It's the perfect opportunity to discover (or re-discover)...

The 27 January 2022Journée de la mémoire de l

Holocaust Memorial Day

Each year, on January 27th we honor the victims of the Holocaust or Shoah, the Hebrew for "sacrifice" and "catastrophe," as well as other genocides.

The 17 December 2021Commémoration du massacre des "11 de Wereth"

Commemoration of the massacre of "The Wereth Eleven"

On December 17, 1944, eleven African-American soldiers were cruelly murdered in the village of Wereth. The war bore many unjust and unfortunately long unpunished crimes. But Wereth and its inhabitants...

From 10 December 2021
to 12 December 2021
77ème anniversaire de la Bataille des Ardennes à Manhay

77th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge in Manhay

The Battle of the Bulge was one of the most important Belgian battles. There were many victims whose memory is honored today. Come and participate in the weekend commemoration of...

From 5 December 2021
to 6 December 2021
Saint-Nicolas à Wiltz.

The Saint Nicholas of Wiltz

In the darkest times, sometimes the most beautiful gestures come out. This was the case of the traditional Saint Nicholas celebration in Wiltz, which has been commemorated through the years....

The 27 November 2021Le fort de Battice.
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Visit Fort Battice and its museum

Visit Fort Battice above ground, but also underground! A visit that will make you shiver while discovering a site that has witnessed many battles. You will be able to relive...

The 28 November 2021La visite du fort Aubin-Neufchateau.

Visit Fort Aubin-Neufchâteau in Liège Walloon

Take a guided tour of Fort Aubin-Neufchâteau, one of the most important forts in the Liège region. But that's not all, you will have the opportunity to be immersed in...

The 21 November 2021Position Fortifée de Liège

Monthly visit of Fort Aubin-Neufchateau

Visit one of the most important forts of the Fortified Position of Liège. A must-see to immerse yourself in the history and daily life of the war, to feel and...

From 20220909
to 20220911

Citizens of the Book #34: The Apocalypses and the Land of Memory

Participate in the event ""Citizens of the Book #34: The Apocalypses"" on November 3, 2021. It's an opportunity to get together for a collective and cultural approach to a subject...

From 10 December 2021
to 12 December 2021
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Nuts Weekend in Bastogne

The Nuts Weekend festivities are back in Bastogne on December 10, 11 and 12. The Bastogne War Museum offers an interesting program, integrated in a set of other activities organized...

From 30 October 2021
to 17 April 2022

Exhibition "Comès and the War" at the Piconrue Museum

From October 30, 2021 to April 17, 2022, enjoy the exhibition "Comès and the War" at the Piconrue Museum of the Great Ardennes, which is part of a program of...

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