on the western front
- display cabinets (museum café)
- dossier exhibition
In 1919 thousands of Chinese stayed in the Westhoek. From 1917 this Chinese Labour Corps had arrived in the area ...
Reconstructing Flanders Fields
- royal hall
- temporary exhibition
“Reconstruction is more important than destruction and deserves to be remembered.” These words of the Belgian war reporter Rudi Vranckx ...
11 November Lecture
- CC Het Perron, Ypres
Ypres City of Peace, the Flemish Peace Institute and the In Flanders Fields Museum commemorate the end of World War I with a 11 ...
Rising from the ashes
resilience and reconstruction
- city theatre, Ypres
One century ago, hundreds of towns and villages in Belgium were destroyed. The First World War had turned the former ...