temporary exhibitions

29 April 2023 - 18 February 2024


Cemeteries of the First World War

  • royal hall
  • temporary exhibition

On 30 June 2022, more than 100 years after his death in 1917, Canadian soldier John Lambert found his final ...

Haig House Ypres
13 May 2023 - 31 December 2023

Travelling to the Ypres Battlefields

from 1917 to today

  • display cabinets (museum café)
  • dossier exhibition

In the battlefield area around Ypres, today, many tourists visit monuments, cemeteries and memorials, museums and landscape sites from the ...

Nikita Kadan
1 July 2023 - 31 December 2023

The Veil of Irpin & Tryvoha

Nikita Kadan

  • main galleries
  • artist in residence

Nikita Kadan (Kyiv, 1982) is this year's artist in residence at the In Flanders Fields Museum. He currently lives in ...


Nikita Kadan
26 September 2023

Artist talk: Nikita Kadan

The Veil of Irpin & Tryvoha

  • museum café
  • artist in residence

As artist in residence for the In Flanders Fields Museum, the Ukrainian artist Nikita Kadan (Kiev, 1982) created two art ...

5 October 2023

on the Crossroads of Empires

WW1 Cemeteries in Poland

  • vleeshuis, Ypres
  • lecture

During World War I, the area between the Baltic Sea and the Carpathians was the battleground where three empires - ...

12 October 2023

The Civilianization of War

and the Lausanne Treaty of 1923

  • museum café
  • lecture

On 24 July 1923, the last treaty officially ending hostilities of the Great War was signed in Lausanne, Switzerland. That ...

reclaiming the Salient
30 November 2023

Reclaiming the Salient

Resurrecting the Battlegrounds

  • museum café
  • book launch

Roger Steward is a Brit who has been a professional guide in Ypres for many years. The two questions he ...