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Event : Festivities And Folkloric Traditions

The Triumphs of Binche - Folklore and traditions

The Triumphs of Binche - Folklore and traditions
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In 1549, Queen Mary of Hungary welcomed Charles V in her palace in Binche. Relive those days in August 2014!

An extensive and varied programme includes:

  • Giant chess game and a fair with crafts and artisans,
  • Renaissance inn, flower decorating and historical parades,
  • Historical Mass, Falconry and comedia d'ell arte,
  • Merry-go-round, ballet from the Renaissance court and fireworks,
  • An animated walk recalling significant episodes from the Triumphs of 1549 and the life of Maria of Hungary's court.


  • tel. : +32 (0) 64 33 67 27


  • tel. : +32 (0) 64 33 67 27
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PLUSTourist information on the town BINCHE



We are not responsible for any changes in dates and/or programmes. Please contact the organiser prior to departure.