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2 soleilsNapoleon's Final Headquarters in Vieux-Genappe

Napoleon's Final Headquarters in Vieux-Genappe
© Denis Vasilov
  • Address:

    Chaussée de Bruxelles 66
    1472 VIEUX-GENAPPE (GENAPPE)Belgium

  • MAPS: Google Maps
  • Opening Dates
    • from Saturday 1 November 2014 to Tuesday 31 March 2015
      • Daily : 10:00-17:00

Napoleon and his officers spent the night of 17 June 1815 at this 1757 farmhouse and formulated their plans for the battle of Waterloo there.

The province of Walloon Brabant runs this Napoleon Museum, the only one in Belgium. In 5 halls, personal souvenirs of the emperor are exhibited including weapons and objects related to the battle.

Folding camp beds, Napoleon's death mask, personal objects and numerous relics that were found on the battlefield are exhibited here.


Organise your visit

Opening hours
Everyday except 1 January and 25 December.
From 1 April to 30 September, from 10am to 6:30pm.
From 1 October to 31 March, from 10am to 5pm.
Carnival and All Saints Holidays from 10am to 5pm

Prices
Adults €2
Students, seniors and groups €1.5
Children aged 6 to 12 €1
Free for children under 6

Open everyday except 1 January and 25 December.
From 1 April to 30 September, 9.30 am-6pm.
From 1 October to 31 March, 10 am-5 pm.

Guided tours and cafeteria with snack bar for groups only, by reservation, call +32 (0)2/384 24 24.

Seminar centre available.
Rooms for exhibitions, meetings and banquets.
Park and orchard for a Napoleonic bivouac.





FACILITIES FOR THE DISABLED PARKING FOR COACHES Car park Library or documentation centre Shop PARKING FOR TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES

Information

  • tel. : +32 (0) 2 384 24 24
  • fax : +32 (0) 2 387 22 64
  • website : http://www.brabantwallon.be
  • email : dernier.qg.napoleon@skynet.be

PLUSTourist information on the town GENAPPE

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