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These visits are always guided.

Please fill in the reservation form
We will make you a proposal as soon as possible, in line with the duration of your visit.
Please note that the fortress is closed on Mondays and that there is no permanency at the secretariat during the weekend.

Tip: Please read the information below before submitting the form.

  • free parking
  • personal welcome by the guide
  • a briefing on the fort’s history
  • visit to the underground barracks: engine room, shower cubicles, commander’s office, sleeping quarters for officers, non-commissioned officers and soldiers, officers’ mess, infirmary, operating theatre
  • visit to the museum, with an introduction to the German preparations for and the execution of the attack on the fort and the 3 bridges over the Albert Canal, located north of the fort
  • the devastating  explosion at the foot of one of the artillery casemates (duration min 1h30)
  • a short walk through the immense network of corridors to the command post (duration min. 2 hours)
  • a longer walk through the corridors and visit of an artillery casemate equipped with three 75mm rapid-fire cannons (visit duration min. 2h30)
  • an outdoor walk to the upper plateau where the attack took place (visit duration 3h30)
  • Visit from 1h up to 1h30: a fixed rate of € 90,- for up to 15 participants. Every additional participant + € 6,-
  • Visit from 2h up to 2h30: a fixed rate of € 120,- for up to 15 participants. Every additional participant + € 8,-
  • Visit of 3h30: a fixed rate of € 150,- for up to 15 participants.Every additional participant + € 8,-
  • The guide’s service is included in the price (1 guide per 15 participants)

Primary schools

  • a fixed starting rate of 60,- € up to 15 children
  • per additional child +4,-€
  • per 15 children, 1 accompanying person free of charge
  • per additional companion +4,-€
  • duration of the visit: approximately 1h15
  • the guide is included in the price. 1 guide per 15 children

Secondary education

visit interior

  • a fixed starting rate of 90,- € up to 15 students. Per additional student +6,- €
  • per 15 students, 1 tutor free of charge
  • per additional accompanying person +6,-€
  • duration of the visit: approximately 2h
  • the guide is included in the price. 1 guide per 15 students

visit interior and exterior

  • a fixed starting rate of 120,-€ up to 15 students. Per additional student +6,- €
  • per 15 students, 1 tutor free of charge
  • per additional companion + 6,-€
  • duration of the visit: approximately 3 hours
  • the guide is included in the price. 1 guide per 15 students

RESERVATION APPLICATION GROUPS
and/or GUIDED VISITS

CONTACT PERSON DETAILS

Desired visit date

Application at least 10 days before the visit date.
The fort is closed on Mondays.

Desired starting time visit:

Planned number of participants:

The exact number should be communicated at the latest 2 working days before the visit.

Reservation for:

For an individual visit or a visit up to a maximum of 15 people without a guide you do not need to make a reservation request. You can book a time slot via our website.

Maximum duration of the visit?

Language of the guided visit:

maximum 300 caracters

Closing days 2020

  • each Monday
  • 1 November
  • 7 November
  • 11 November
  • 24 December
  • 25 December
  • 26 December
  • 31 December